Has Volunteers Week inspired you to join the growing band of Somerset people who give up their time to help others?

Somerset Council has loads of opportunities available – you can find out all about them at volunteering.somerset.gov.uk and keep up to date with all things Somerset Council Volunteering by following on Facebook.

For even more volunteer opportunities, visit the Spark Somerset website which has opportunities from organisations all across Somerset.

Whether you want to learn new skills, use your existing skills or experience a different type of activity that you are used to, volunteering is a great way to do some good for you and the people and places of Somerset. We look forward to hearing from you

“However you volunteer, formally, informally, regularly or infrequently – Volunteers Week is all about saying a huge thank you and recognising all you do. From everyone at Somerset Council, and the organisations and causes you care about,  a gigantic, Somerset-sized thank you,” said Cllr Federica Smith-Roberts, Lead Member for Communities.

For more information about volunteering, please go to volunteering.somerset.gov.uk. If you would like to contact the Central Volunteer Team at Somerset Council, you can do so on volunteering@somerset.gov.uk and 01823 359200.

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June 8, 2023

Debbie Rundle


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