Whatever your age, skills or interests, we can help you find a volunteering opportunity that's right for you.

Why volunteer?

Volunteering will make a huge difference to your community, and you'll benefit too!

Whether you're looking to make new friends and boost your self confidence, or learn new skills and enhance your CV, there will be an opportunity that's right for you!

Click here or use the search option to the right to browse hundreds of opportunities across Somerset.

Come and see us!

If you would prefer some 1-2-1 support, come and meet with our Volunteer Coordinator, Leonie. She can have a chat with you, find out your interests and let you know how you could get involved. Email volunteer@sparksomerset.org.uk to arrange an appointment.

Volunteer with us!

We're always on the lookout for Bright Sparks to volunteer with us, either in the office or on our Board of Trustees - we're currently seeking a volunteer Treasurer, Please Email us for more information.

Doing Good Deeds Together is our supported volunteering scheme for Wincanton residents. We're buddying up volunteers, so that everybody can enjoy the benefits of giving back to the community. Find out more here.

Through the Somerset Skills Bank, we're encouraging local businesses to share their skills and expertise with VCSE organisations. Could you become a Trustee or mentor, or run a specialist workshop? Find out more here.

We're proud to support the Somerset Carers Service, which provides much-needed free support to local carers. Want to get involved? It's a great opportunity to spend time with some fantastic people who spend much of their time caring for others. Find out more here.


Free, downloadable resources and fact sheets for community organisations and charities on volunteers, available here.