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Interested in volunteering?

Reminder - Get into Volunteering in West Cumbria - Virtual Volunteer Information Sessions

Interested in volunteering in Cumbria? Want to find out about local volunteering opportunities and how your time can make a difference and become a volunteer? Then book your volunteer place today at the Get into Volunteering in Cumbria online events with local charities to find out how YOU can become a volunteer. These events are part of Volunteers' Week 2021 and a fantastic opportunity to find out more about volunteering.

Attached are some posters for organisations in West Cumbria looking for new volunteers: Cumbria County Council Voluntary Social Car Scheme, Living With and Beyond Cancer, Hospice at Home West Cumbria, Cumbria Exchange-Trustee Volunteer Recruitment, Family Action and Workington Play Goers-Workington Theatre.

All Volunteers' Week Virtual Volunteer Information Events will be online via Zoom and hosted by Cumbria CVS in partnership with different organisations.

To book your place register via Eventbrite - see below!

This is an amazing opportunity to meet local charities, find out when and where they need volunteers, the volunteering opportunities that they have available, induction, training and support for volunteers, the benefits of volunteering and how to register and become a volunteer.

Get into Volunteering in Cumbria!

Join Cumbria CVS and these organisations for a Virtual Volunteer Information Session online via Zoom

to find out more about local volunteering opportunities and how to become a volunteer!




Eventbrite link to book!

Cumbria County Council

Voluntary Social Car Scheme

Tuesday 1 June


Cumbria Law Centre in Carlisle

Tuesday 1 June


Living With and Beyond Cancer

in West Cumbria

Wednesday 2 June


NSPCC in Cumbria

Thursday 3 June

10am-11am -

Sight Advice South Lakes

Thursday 3 June


Barnardo’s in Eden

Friday 4 June


North West Air Ambulance

Saturday 5 June


Hospice at Home West Cumbria

Monday 7 June


Get on Board and Into Trustee Volunteering - Cumbria Exchange

Monday 7 June


Eden Carers

Tuesday 8 June


Family Action in Barrow,

West Cumbria and Carlisle

Tuesday 8 June


Annie Mawson

Sunbeams Music Trust in Penrith

Wednesday 9 June


SSAFA Armed Forces in Cumbria

Wednesday 9 June


Workington Play Goers-The Theatre Royal

Thursday 10 June


Animal Rescue Cumbria in South Lakes

Thursday 10 June


Alternatively to register your volunteer interest to attend any of the Virtual Volunteer Information Sessions please email: specifying which session you would like to join. Joining details for Zoom will then be emailed to all booked volunteers a day before the event.

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