Volunteer

 

  

 

During the global pandemic we are working remotely. 

We are seeking volunteers with SALT, Psychology and Neurology skills, who can join us online for client sessions and we are seeking volunteers who can give short interesting talks to our clients online, contact Chloe@headwaysurrey.org  

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We are also seeking volunteers who are experienced Grant Fundraisers, Twitter/Facebook content developers, or someone with a CPD development background, contact sonja@headwaysurrey.org 

 

What our Volunteers say

 

I have been volunteering at Headway for over 10 years. I enjoy assisting the clients in the various activities and outings and look forward to a big game of pool at lunchtime.

Staff, clients and volunteers all contribute to the fun atmosphere.

David S 2017 (Still volunteering 2020)

 

I started volunteering at the Centre in 2017. Initially my reason for volunteering was the chance to give something back to the community but it quickly became something much more than that.

Thursdays are spent with the Centre staff and other volunteers helping members with, amongst other things, cognitive, executive and life skills.

It is so rewarding to see the progress of members improving their skills over the weeks far beyond what might have been expected. This is all done in a caring environment where learning is made fun and enjoyable.

Ian P 2017 (Still volunteering 2020)

Just Ask...

What can I do?

 

Volunteering for Headway Surrey can involve anything from playing Scrabble, baking cakes to abseiling - from making a pot of tea to organising a barn dance! Whatever your skills and experience - we can find you a role.

How much time do I need?

Some of our volunteers come in regularly for 2 hours a week, one or two days a week and some may volunteer for just one day a year - you can spend as much or as little time as you like. All our volunteers are greatly valued and being a small, local organisation you can see the immediate results and benefits of your work.

Do I get any training?

Guidelines, information and support will be given to all volunteers - along with training where appropriate. Volunteering can be a very rewarding experience, giving you the opportunity to make new friends and gain new skills.

How can I start Volunteering?

If you feel you can make a difference please contact us for an informal chat.                                                 
 Volunteer Coordinator, volunteer@headwaysurrey.org 01483 455225  
Telephone: 01483 454433

We can offer work experience opportunities and placements from time to time. 

Headway Surrey's Volunteers do...

 

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Headway Surrey is a Registered Charity. Registered Charity Number: 1046863. A Company Limited by Guarantee. Registered in England Number: 2991672 Headway Surrey, Headway House, North Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 9PU

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