Volunteering opportunities


Volunteer with a local charity

There are currently some great volunteering opportunities with our member organisations, including volunteering vacancies at the following organisations: 
If you wish to find out more about volunteering opportunities in Lewisham email aparna@valewisham.org.uk 
Carers Lewisham
Carers Lewisham supports carers in Lewisham. They provide a range of services including advice, information and emotional support, breaks. 
Vacancies include: 
  • Marketing, Fundraising and Events Volunteer 
  • Carers Support Assistant Volunteer
  • Volunteer Young Carers Activity Worker
  • Volunteer Driver for Young Carers Clubs and Activities
  • Volunteer Reception
Healthwatch Lewisham
Healthwatch Lewisham gives people a powerful voice locally and nationally. At a local level,Healthwatch Lewisham works to help local people get the best out of their local health and social care services. 
Vacancies include: 
  • Admin Support
  • Awareness Raising
  • Communications and Social Media Volunteer
  • Data Entry
  • Social Research and Admin Support
Heart n Soul 
Heart n Soul is a leading creative arts company with learning disability culture at our heart. Their work is about art, training and taking part.
Vacancies include: 
  • Heart n Soul volunteer
Three Cs
Volunteering at Three Cs offers you the chance to contribute positively to the lives of  people with learning disabilities and/or mental health challenges, develop new skills, meet new people and have fun! 
Vacancies include: 
  • Befriender roles
  • Activity Lead 
  • Activity Engagement Volunteers
  • Administration Volunteers 
  • Events Volunteers
Wheels for Wellbeing 
Wheels for Wellbeing is an award-winning charity supporting disabled people of all ages and abilities to enjoy the benefits of cycling. 
Vacancies include: 
  • Communications advice and support
  • Travel Mobility Scheme PEDICAB Volunteer
  • Travel Mobility Scheme (Walking) Volunteer
  • Session Meet & Greet / Reception Volunteer
  • Session Cycling Volunteer
Forest Hill Park FC
We need volunteers for matchday helpers role and football coach assistants.
For example, match day helper in our club room cafe for four hours (Saturday) 1.30-5.30pm
Clayton Walters, 07774 294 236 or info@fhpfc.co.uk
Become a Timebanker
If you are interested in sharing skills while also benefiting from others who do the same you might enjoy time banking. Watch this video to find out what time banking involves and for more information about time banking in Lewisham contact Rushey Green Time Bank.
Sign up to GoodGym
Run to help people and projects in Lewisham!
Can you run for 15 minutes without stopping? Then you’re fit enough to join GoodGym and run to a community group or older person’s home to help with a practical task. You can also be matched to an older person to be their befriender. Find out more on the GoodGym website.
Other ideas?
If you have your own ideas of how you could support charities and community groups in Lewisham we’d love to hear from you. If you are interested, please complete our Get involved form.