General volunteering

From befriending to flower arranging, canal conservation to social media there’s an endless variety of volunteering roles on offer.

There are hundreds of volunteering roles in Buckinghamshire. If you’re looking for general volunteering opportunities, we’ve partnered with Do-it, the UK’s leading volunteer search engine, to give you the best possible chance of finding your dream opportunity. Or browse all Do-it roles here. This guide will show you how to set up a Do-it account.  Additional support from Do-it.

Volunteering Opportunities from Do-it

Community Awareness & Fundraising Volunteer
Buckinghamshire, HP13 6PX and others

Raise awareness of CUF in your local area and undertake a range of fundraising activities to support our vital social action projects. Read more

Volunteer Session Worker
Talkback Nclude
Buckinghamshire, HP20 2QA and others

This role is to support our project workers in running community groups in High Wycombe and Aylesbury in order to promote and encourage independent living and lifelong learning. Current projects include gardening and allotment groups, social and life skills training, men’s and women’s groups, a drama group which puts on… Read more

Branch Chair for Aylesbury Branch
Parkinson's UK
Buckinghamshire, HP20 2QA

As a Branch Chair you will: • keep up to date about the news and developments of Parkinson's UK and actively share them with the group • make effective use of the skills and strengths of other volunteers so that the group has the greatest impact in your local area… Read more

Volunteer Branch Events Organiser - Winslow and Buckingham (V10046)
Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI)
Buckinghamshire, MK18 3HH and others

The RNLI has a network of local fundraising branches organising a wide range of activities and events which last year raised £14 million to save lives at sea. Each branch and guild is supported by a Community Fundraising Manager although the range and frequency of fundraising events is determined by… Read more

Aylesbury Singing for the Brain Group volunteer
Alzheimer's Society - Berkshire, Buckinghamshire & Oxfordshire
Buckinghamshire, HP20 1XS

Singing for the Brain ® provides a structured group session for older people with dementia who may wish to attend alone or with a carer. The service is designed around the principles of music therapy and singing and offers everyone a chance to socialise and have fun in a safe… Read more

Awareness Raising Volunteer, Bucks
Alzheimer's Society - Berkshire, Buckinghamshire & Oxfordshire
Buckinghamshire, HP22 6PQ and others

What's involved...? This is a really flexible role in which you would be promoting services offered by Alzheimer's Society in GP surgeries, libraries, community centres etc. This would be by distributing leaflets, booklets and posters. You would cover an agreed area such as Amersham, Chesham, High Wycombe, Beaconsfield, Wendover, Buckingham,… Read more

Volunteer Buddy to chat music and films!
Enrych Buckinghamshire
Buckinghamshire, HP20 2QA

A lovely young woman, she is bed bound and has been for quite a few years. She has recently (May 2019) been able to sit up for up to an hour meaning she can engage in a little craft work now and would love to share that experience with someone.… Read more

Citizens Advice Aylesbury Vale (Aylesbury office)
Buckinghamshire, HP20 2JH

Are you a good listener who likes helping people with their problems? Do you enjoy learning new skills & working as part of a team? Are you available to volunteer for a minimum of 6 hours per week? This could be the rewarding opportunity you are looking for - you… Read more

Volunteering team admin assistant
Lymphoma Action
Buckinghamshire, HP20 2PB

Bring your expertise, skills and experience to Lymphoma Action's office to support the charity in developing its volunteering programme. Your time can support the volunteering team in delivering additional administration, office and IT tasks to effectively engage, recruit and train volunteers across the UK. This will help us to achieve… Read more

Equipment Support Volunteer - Aylesbury
Action on Hearing Loss
Buckinghamshire, HP19 7HL

Provide support to the Buckinghamshire Sensory Service team by supporting them with issues regarding the specialist equipment used by the service. This may include: troubleshooting, stock taking and reordering -Where?- A BISS/Action on Hearing Loss, Riverside House, Fairford Leys, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP19 7HL -When?- Flexible time commitments. All shifts will… Read more

Whether it’s a cause that you’re passionate about and you know exactly who you want to volunteer for and what you want to do, or if you just want to dip your toe in the water to find out if volunteering is for you then Do-it can help.

You don’t need an account to browse Do-it but you will need to register to apply for any roles you find. It’s easy to use, but if you get stuck Do-it’s support page will help.