“I never thought I would have all this confidence that I have got out of it” – shared reading group volunteer
The Reader provides a range of volunteering opportunities across the UK to be trained as reading group assistants and facilitators, as well as in office admin roles at our bases.
Volunteering is recognised as delivering important health and wellbeing benefits. Government health policy highlights its role in:
As well as the wellbeing benefits, 71% of our volunteers have enjoyed having had the opportunity to meet people that they wouldn’t usually meet in their day-to-day lives.
For information on volunteering at Calderstones Mansion, please contact Gillian Moore: email@example.com
For information about becoming involved with the Altogether Better and Comic Relief projects in Barnet, please contact Paul Higgins: firstname.lastname@example.org
For more general information on volunteering, please contact email@example.com
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If you have any suggestions on how we can enhance the Reader experience for you, please get in touch by filling out our quick form. Thank you.