volunteer

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With the help of our incredible and dedicated volunteers, we are able to offer a frontline service at a minimal cost as well as provide opportunities for our volunteers to gain experience.

 

We are so proud of our volunteers and eternally grateful for the work they do, and the part each of them plays in supporting our services and guests. 

who

Are You...

Enthusiastic?

Supportive and encouraging?

Willing to get stuck in?

 

If you answered yes, then we would love to hear from you!

No experience is necessary and you can get involved on a regular or ad-hoc basis.

what

From being one of our collectors to supporting our weekly Creative Sessions, or working on a one-to-one basis with our mentees, there are many opportunities to volunteer with us.

Check out the Volunteer Opportunities we currently have available.

how

How to become a Volunteer

Phone Call

Application

Form

Informal

Interview

Induction

Training

DBS

Check

Bridge

Volunteer!

 * Mentors will go through additional stages as part of their training

volunteer opportunities

 

There’s an opportunity for almost anyone who shares our values and vision.

 

Check our current opportunities below to find out more about how you get involved with The Bridge Homelessness to Hope.

collection driver

Collect items such as food and clothing from in and around the city to support those most in need. Please, note that you will need a fully valid driver's licence and your own vehicle to do this role. Mileage will be reimbursed accordingly.

Days: Monday - Sunday

Lunchtime support

Support the team during the lunchtime service where we serve up a hot meal and drinks to our guests.

 

Visit The Hub for more information about the Community Café.

Days: Monday, Thursday and Friday

creative sessions support

Become a Creative Sessions volunteer and support our guests as they learn skills in music, art and cooking.

 

Visit The Hub for more information about the sessions.

 

Days: Monday, Thursday and Friday

mentor

Become a Lighthouse Project mentor and provide face-to-face or telephone mentoring for 3-6 months to individuals facing homelessness.

 

Visit The Lighthouse Project for more information.

 

Days: Monday - Sunday

General Volunteer

This volunteer role is for people who are available to support us on an ad-hoc basis or have particular skills that could be useful during our sessions.

 

Days: Monday, Thursday and Friday

Looking for another way to give back?

 

Visit our SUPPORT US page for more ways to contribute to our charity.