Benefits of volunteering

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Whether you want to develop your skills or support a cause you care about, you can expect to have lots of fun and meet some great people through volunteering.

How will your volunteering help us?

Through your skills, expertise and time, you are playing a vital role in beating heartbreak forever.

The money generated by our activity in shops, events, community fundraisers and offices pays for research that will save countless lives and change the future.

What will you gain from volunteering?

Whatever your reasons for volunteering, we're truly grateful, and we want to make sure you have a fantastic experience in return:

  • Gain transferable skills and work experience
  • Enhance your CV
  • Access to qualifications (England only)
  • Work towards your Duke of Edinburgh’s Award
  • Meet new people
  • Have fun
  • Do something you enjoy
  • Build your confidence
  • Improve your fitness
  • Support your community
  • Make a difference
  • Experience something new
  • Share your knowledge and experience.

Be brave: Enquire today

Register your interest

After submitting your enquiry, one of our volunteering specialists will be in touch.

Please check out our FAQs if you have any initial questions.