Watch this video produced by local TV & Media Students from Heart of Worcestershire College to help raise support for Age UK Bromsgrove, Redditch & Wyre Forest’s Befriending Service and awareness of how people can get involved as ‘Befrienders’ (plus other volunteering roles) to help make a difference across North Worcestershire.
Would you like to get involved?
We would not be able to do what we do without the support and commitment of people like you.
We have a range of different volunteering opportunities available ( including Befriending and Care Calls, Information & Advice, Foot Care Assistants, Friendship Club Volunteers, IT Tutors/ Buddies, Activity Coordinator and Retail Volunteers) in addition to opportunities to support our operations and our Board of Trustees.
By volunteering with us you can make a real difference to the lives of local older people living in North Worcestershire and enable Age Bromsgrove, Redditch & Wyre Forest to continue providing services to support them.
Volunteering is a great way to meet new people, learn new skills, and support the work we do in the community.
Who can volunteer?
Almost anyone can be a volunteer. We have a wide range of roles and opportunities which suit different people and different skills.
How much time do I need to give?
It depends on the volunteer role you are interested in. Some people give an hour a week, other people do more.
What you can expect from us
A warm welcome to our team! We make sure that all of our volunteers receive appropriate training and that they have the ongoing support of a member of staff, we will also cover agreed out-of-pocket expenses for volunteers.
Examples of volunteering roles with Age UK Bromsgrove, Redditch & Wyre Forest
Latest Volunteering News
- Are you passionate about making North Worcestershire a better place for people to grow old? Age UK Bromsgrove, Redditch & Wyre Forest is looking for committed individuals to join its Board of Trustees. We seeking people with a range of skills and experiences, from all sectors of the community, to reflect the diversity of our client group and local population. Download a copy of our Trustee Application Pack or contact Jo Jacobs on 01527 871840 for more information
Can you help? Age UK BRWF offers a Community Foot Care service, run by volunteers, who cut toenails and treat hard skin for people who can no longer do it for themselves. In order that we can grow Age UK BRWF is seeking to recruit Foot Care Volunteers from across Bromsgrove, Redditch and Wyre Forest. For more information, contact us on 01527 570490 or download a copy of the Foot Care Volunteer role and our Volunteer Application Form
- 'Feeling useful is the best pill in the world' - Volunteer Tina Hunt shares her story and experiences of volunteering with Age UK BRWF
- As part of our commitment to providing the best volunteering experience, we are seeking Volunteer Support Assistants (based at our Windsor Street office, Bromsgrove) to help connect people with our local volunteering opportunities and to support them with ‘getting involved’. Please get in touch if you would like to find out more about the role
Do you know anybody that might be interested in helping us to raise awareness of our work across North Worcestershire? We are looking for people who are interested in becoming Volunteer Ambassadors, in particular to support our work in Wyre Forest and Redditch
- Do you enjoy being online? Are you interested in helping us to tackle Digital Exclusion across North Worcestershire by becoming an Online Champion?
Get involved - Volunteer with us!
To find out more about our Volunteering Opportunities, call us on 01527 570490 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org