Our community's response to the pandemic has been incredible! Inspired to get involved?

Corona Helpers is our online platform where you can pledge to help, and COVID-19 response groups can let people know what they're doing and how to get involved.

You can also get involved with a local charity or community group, many of which are starting to think about how they can safely resume and adapt their services. Your passion, skills and expertise could help make this possible!

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Why volunteer?

Volunteering will make a huge difference to your community, and you'll benefit too! Whether you're looking to make new friends and boost your self confidence, or learn new skills and enhance your CV, there will be an opportunity that's right for you!

How to get involved.

Click here to the right to browse hundreds of opportunities across Somerset. You can also join the Volunteers in Somerset Facebook group to find out about the latest volunteering opportunities and offer your services.

If you would prefer some 1-2-1 support, come and meet our Volunteering Team. We can have a chat with you, find out more about your interests and what matters to you, and suggest some ways in which you could get involved. Email volunteer@sparksomerset.org.uk to arrange an appointment.

Volunteer with us!

We're always on the lookout for Bright Sparks to volunteer with us. Email volunteer@sparksomerset.org.uk. We have the following opportunities available within our current projects:

Local professionals to join the Somerset Skills Bank

Help out at your local Carers Support Group