Support someone to live independently
You can make a big difference by helping someone home from hospital, picking up their prescriptions or keeping them company for a few hours.
How to get involved
We are currently looking for volunteers in:
- Bury St Edmunds
If you live in these areas, you can register your interest in becoming a volunteer. We will contact you within a few days to provide further details and discuss how you can get involved.
If your area isn't listed above, you can search for other types of volunteer opportunities to support people in your community.
What we can offer you
Volunteering in your area will give you the chance to:
- meet new people
- learn new skills
- offer practical help to members of your own community.
What you can expect
We'll give you all the training and support you need to do your role.
You will help people in your local area, which could involve having a chat over a cup of tea, ensuring a person’s home is safe for them to come back to or accompanying them to a doctor’s appointment.
You will join a national team of hundreds of volunteers who give their time to our independent living service.