This section provides information about volunteering along with an A-Z list of organisations that can help you find a volunteering opportunity.


Do-it is the UK’s premier website for volunteering and giving time, offering a searchable database of more than a million … Read more

Operational locations: National

ECL – Day Opportunities and Inclusive Employment

Day Opportunities ECL provides day opportunity services for adults with learning disabilities.  Day opportunities offer the chance to: become more … Read more

Who the service provides for

18 year olds and above with a learning disability.

Phone number: 03330 135438
Operational locations: Essex

Essex Volunteer Police Cadets

The Volunteer Police Cadets (VPC) is a uniformed voluntary youth organisation, supported by the Police, and open to young people … Read more

Who the service provides for

Young people aged 13-18 years

Operational locations: Chelmsford, Epping, Maldon, Southend-on-Sea


vInspired have created more than one million volunteering opportunities. Over 150,000 young people have used to volunteer with more … Read more

Email address:
Phone number: 0207 960 7000
Operational locations: National

Volunteer Essex

If you are thinking about volunteering, then Volunteer Essex is a great place to start to find out more about … Read more

Who the service provides for

Young people aged 16 and over.

Operational locations: Essex

Volunteering Matters

Volunteering Matters run over 180 UK volunteering programmes which engage people of all ages to support the most vulnerable in … Read more

Who the service provides for

Individual project details vary – please see website for more information.

Phone number: 020 3780 5870
Operational locations: National