PLEASE NOTE: Our opportunities are for a minimum of 6 month commitment.

Our volunteers help facilitate our wellbeing focused groups and activities while learning and developing their leadership skills.

From crafts to music to walking to board games, we have a whole host of groups and activities aimed at reducing social isolation in the Leeds community.

What do group volunteers do?

  • Work with our staff to put on fun and welcoming groups.
  • Encourage attendees to stay well, learn new things, have fun and connect with others in their communities.
  • Be a good listener with the ability to signpost to relevant services.
  • Develop the role and make it your own depending on the needs of yourself and the service and the groups.

Task and Responsibilities

  • Attend volunteer training where you will learn and develop your current skillset.
  • Engage with your new peer support network of other volunteers.
  • Engage your communication and leadership skills to facilitate groups and activities.
  • Actively engage with and encourage the Five Ways to Wellbeing.

Skills acquired: Communication Skills, Leadership, Customer Service, Decision Making, Interpersonal Skills, Mental Health, Problem Solving, Organisation and Timekeeping.