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What kind of volunteer are you?

With busy lives, it can be hard to find time to volunteer. However, the benefits of volunteering can be huge! We know that volunteering can make a big difference to other people, worthwhile causes, and the whole community, but the benefits can be even greater for you!

Volunteering can help you to find friends, connect with the community, learn new skills, or enhance your career. It can also improve your mental and physical health. You don't have to offer a long-term commitment or a huge amounts of time, either. Whether you’re in it for the long-haul, or would like to get involved in a one off activity, project or event - we can help you to discover your ideal opportunity.

Whatever your motives, volunteering can spark a positive change within you, and your community!

Simon's StorySimon, known as ‘Woody Simon’, has been volunteering with ARK at Egwood CIC for about 2 years. Having spent 40 ...See more
Alex's StoryAlex regularly volunteers in the natural environment, and for him the experience has been life-changing ...See more
Megan's Volunteering Story" Volunteering has definitely improved my wellbeing and helped me keep a positive mindset during lockdown "
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Celebrating Somerset's Vital VolunteersSpark Somerset have produced a special video to say a big 'thank you' to volunteers across Somerset.

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Getting the most out of volunteeringYou’re donating your valuable time, you want to get the most out of it, so it’s important that you enjoy and ...See more
Volunteering from homeWhy volunteer from home?
The benefits of volunteering from home are immense, especially at this challenging ...
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