St Cuthbert Centre will run a project for 6 weeks to avoid food waste and will be supported by The Felix Project. They will have professional chefs cooking for them and will distribute the food to homeless and people on the street on Fridays for 6 weeks starting on 5th June.
They are looking for teams of volunteers to help them to reach as many people as possible during the 6 weeks.
Portobello Winter Festival brings a twist to Christmas festivities in North Kensington.
North Kensington is famous throughout the world for its street market, creative spirit, and of course, the Notting Hill Carnival. The Portobello Winter Festival will reflect all of this in a unique festive celebration that will see music fill the air as families celebrate and shoppers pick up gifts unavailabl...
Museum of Architecture's 'Gingerbread City' A winter fund raiser. MoA will bring an imaginary city to life
that will be exhibited in a shop front in South Kensington, bridging the gap between architects and a wider audience in an innovative and fun way. The Gingerbread City supports MoA’s philosophy of creating unconventional
Leading architecture practices will participate in designing, baking a...
Join our Mentoring Programme. At the Volunteer Centre Kensington & Chelsea we are looking to recruit mentors to assist mentees who may have a learning disability or a mental health issue.
This is a great opportunity to share your experience and knowledge of life and/or work with mentees ready to undertake skills, education training and volunteering.
In particular you will provide 1-1 support ...
Would you like to join our team, here at VCKC?
The volunteer advisors are our front-line volunteering champions who every month help hundreds of people from all backgrounds to find the right opportunities. They listen to everyone willing to give up a bit of their time to our community, understand what their motivation is, what skills they want to learn or give, whether they want to volunteer in g...
Al Manaar are looking for youth leaders who will be responsible for facilitating a four-day activity camp for kids aged 5-12 years old. They will be directly in contact with, and responsible for, the participants at the camp. During the camp they will be ‘on duty’ full-time, meaning that they will spend the whole time with the participants, including at meals.
A Home-Start Westminster Volunteer offers regular support, friendship and practical help to families with young children who are experiencing difficulties, in their own homes, helping to prevent family crisis or breakdown.
We need Volunteers as we have families from the Grenfell area we are working with and would like to be able to increase the offer of family support, in the medium and long ter...
A Home-Start Westminster Volunteer offers regular support, friendship and practical help to families with young children who are experiencing difficulties, in their own homes, helping to prevent family crisis or breakdown. This work requires a high level of commitment and reliability and will be supported by the Home-Start Coordinator.
Volunteers will receive course preparation normally lastin...
‘Beyond Words’ is an exhibition supporting the survivors of Grenfell Tower.
Diana Dias-Leao is a glass artist who was moved so much by what she saw unfolding before her at the Grenfell Tower that she was compelled to act. Putting the call out to other artists and photographers, Eleonora Oleotto, a PhotoAid Photographer who uses photography to help people came forward after documenting the disaste...
Do you enjoy driving? Use your own vehicle in the Westway Community Car Scheme and help others get around!
The Scheme provides door-to-door transport for its disabled and elderly members who find it difficult or impossible to use public transport.
You will help them by:
> planning your routes to their destinations;
> giving assistance in and out of vehicle;
> escorting to the building and...
Volunteers will help staff collect spare change from people at the London Bridge Train Station for about 4 hours during the day.
Volunteers will collect funds for four hours during the day on Sunday December 17th at London Victoria Station.
Support an older person to keep active for 1-2 hours weekly for 9 weeks - this could involve taking someone for a walk to park or providing encouragement for indoor exercise regimes. Volunteers are fully trained and supported throughout, specifically receiving practical training from the NHS's local Community Independence Service team. Work towards set goals with the older person you are supportin...
Would you like to see less food wasted in our borough? Every day huge amount of food is thrown away in our community. There's nothing wrong with most of it – it's wholesome and fresh but surplus to requirements.
The Felix Project had just started an evening route in Notting Hill Gate. We collect surplus food from EAT, Paul, Gail's, Planet Organic, Crussh and Daylesford each evening and deliver it...
River House is a HIV support centre for people living with HIV. Good nutrition is very important to help our service users to stay well. We are seeking kitchen assistants to work in our catering kitchen to provide prep and cleaning support to our cook, up to 4 hours each day. You will Help to prepare a nutritious lunch for vulnerable people. Training (incl Food Hygiene Level 1) will be provided.
To be the welcoming, supportive and friendly first point of contact for the patients and their families and friends, visiting our hospitals. To host our outpatient waiting areas, helping patients feel reassured and relaxed. To provide information, conversation and directions to visitors.
Do you want to help people affected by mental ill-health achieve their goals?
Do you want to work in a positive and enabling environment?
We are looking for inspiring and creative people to work in partnership with people recovering from mental ill-health. You will work 1:1 with people to produce and implement a person-centered
plan using the Recovery Star tool.
Volunteers need to transport patients to and from the hospice. Volunteer drivers will be expected to be physically fit and their suitability will be governed by their ability to meet the health and capability requirements of the DVLA as you may be required to assist patients in and out of your vehicle. DBS check required.
Pembridge Hospice aims to create a friendly, welcoming and helpful environment and offer directional advice and practical assistance to patients and visitors. You will meet and greet patients, relatives and visitors at the hospice main entrance, with a friendly and polite welcome. Direct or accompany patients, families and visitors to their appropriate destination and answer face to face enquirie...
Open Age are currently looking for a friendly, supportive, and empatic volunteer to support our Monday discussion group. Volunteering activities will include providing a positive and welcoming environment, supporting with refreshments, and introducing guest speakers. We provide a wide range of physical, creative and mentally stimulating activities to enable older people to develop new skills, fulf...