HAVE YOU got spare time?
Volunteering is a good way to gain valuable work related skills and experience.
As well as giving you the feel good factor, volunteering enables you to give something back to your local community and make a difference to the people around you.
Haverhill has some great opportunities on offer including:
Abbeycroft Leisure offers a range of volunteering opportunities, giving you the chance to get involved in all kinds of sporting events, including Park Run!
Suffolk Mind welcomes volunteers and has some local opportunities.
Haverhill Arts Centre sometimes recruits volunteer stewards for outdoor events. If this is something you’d be interested in contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
East Town Park
Become a conservation volunteer and learn new skills! Conservation volunteers meet on Mondays & Wednesdays: 9.30am to 12.30pm. Under 16s need to be accompanied by an adult and under 18s require parental permission. No need to book, but ring the Ranger Service on 01440 710745 for more information before your first visit.
Haverhill Gateway Club – a social club for people with learning disabilities – sometimes needs new volunteers. The club meets on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month 7 – 9pm. Call 0333 321 1985 for more info.
Suffolk Infolink has an up to date list of volunteers wanted including opportunities in Haverhill and across Suffolk.