Volunteering in Wirral is a great opportunity to develop new skills and gain experience, whilst making a difference to people’s lives. There are lots of ways to get involved; from helping out in your local area to making a regular commitment to a community or charity group.
Becoming a volunteer is a great way to:
- Meet new people
- Make a big difference to your community
- Improve your confidence
- Reduce social isolation
- Boost your CV and make yourself stand out
Volunteering opportunities within Wirral Council
For volunteering opportunities within the council, information or contact details can be found on the following pages:
- emergency volunteers
- coach and volunteer opportunities (sports development)
- Parks - A number of parks have volunteer groups, for more information see individual parks pages
- Libraries - Library volunteer roles
Other Wirral Council volunteer opportunities can be found on the Wirral Council Jobs page.
Volunteering in your community
If you are not part of a formal group but want to organise activities in your community such as:
- a Big Lunch
- clean-up of a ‘grot’ spot
- or a larger event
You can find out more on the organising outdoor events in Wirral page.
Volunteering opportunities for young people
Young people can volunteer either at school or in their own time. If you are aged between 15- 17 you can take part in the National Citizen Service (NCS).
Volunteering in other organisations
Voluntary opportunities are available through Community Action Wirral.
Advertising volunteer roles
Voluntary roles can be advertised on Community Action Wirral.