General volunteering

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

The latest general volunteer roles with Do-it can be found below.  Please note: many charities and community groups may have had to suspend their services, or close them completely in the face of COVID-19, and may not have had the opportunity to update their roles. It is recommended that you contact an organisation directly before applying on Do-it.  You can browse all Do-it roles here.

*If you are looking to volunteer in response to the COVID-19 situation, you can find advice and guidance here.*


Volunteering Opportunities from Do-it

Volunteer Phone Befrienders
Connection Support
Buckinghamshire, HP20 2QA and others

Prevent isolation in your community become a befriender. Please note due to the COVID-19 situation volunteers are only able to support clients via phone. Read more

Aylesbury/High Wycombe Mentor
Transistions UK
Buckinghamshire, HP20 2QA and others

We are expanding our Attain project, we need more volunteers than ever before. The Attain project is designed to support young people leaving care. We are now launching new hubs in Aylesbury and High Wycombe and desperately need mentor volunteers to join our teams. Full training is provided and you… Read more

District Events Officer - Buckinghamshire
St John Ambulance1
Buckinghamshire, HP20 1HR

No one should die because they needed first aid and didn’t get it. St John Ambulance teaches people first aid so they can be the difference between life and death, and you can help us do this. Read more

Self-Weigh Assistants - Dacorum District
InspireAll Family Centres
Buckinghamshire, HP2 7JX and others

Could you help support new families at our NEW Self Weigh Stations? We are looking for volunteers to welcome families into the service, help sign them in, register with the service and let them know what support is available to them at the clinics. Want to know more about the… Read more

Walks and outings in Waddesdon with Dennis
Enrych Buckinghamshire
Buckinghamshire, HP18 0LD

Dennis is a lovely, friendly gentleman who lives in Waddesdon and is looking to get out of the house more. Dennis has restricted mobility but would love to get out for walks or outings to cafes, shops and garden centres. Dennis would love a volunteer to spend some time doing… Read more

Walking, shopping and having a good natter in Princes Risborough
Enrych Buckinghamshire
Buckinghamshire, HP27 9TS

Shirley loves to get out and have a look around the shops in Princes Risborough. She needs support to go out as she has mobility problems due to arthritis and uses a walker. Shirley is a lovely, friendly lady who is becoming socially isolated due to many of her friends… Read more

Volunteer Buddy to chat music and films in Aylesbury!
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

Swimming or walking with Mark from Princes Risboroughh
Enrych Buckinghamshire
Buckinghamshire, HP21 8HH and others

Mark would really enjoy going for local countryside walks or swimming at the local pool to help him keep active. He has difficulty going on his own due to sight loss and would really appreciate someone to accompany him to keep active and have a good chat. Mark is great… Read more

Steam model railway enthusiast from Stone
Enrych Buckinghamshire
Buckinghamshire, HP17 8PB

Do you enjoy making model trains, scenes and running the tracks. David a keen model rail enthusiast, is having difficulty continuing to build his trains due to a stroke last year. Would you like to join him steam ahead with his railway? If you're interested in volunteering with us and… Read more