Search for Opportunities

 Volunteering starts here!

Finding volunteering that is right for you is easy,  just follow these 3 simple steps:

1. Search

You can choose what kinds of opportunities you are looking for through a keyword or by applying one or more of our search filters:

  • Activity: What kind of voluntary tasks you'd like to do
  • Issue: The kinds of people or causes you'd be helping

Please enter your post code and a search radius to find opportunities in your area of the city.

2. Choose

Pick one or more of the opportunities that you're interested in. On each page will be information about the organisation that needs your help, what they want you to do, any skills and experience they're looking for, information on where and when you will be volunteering, any training offered and what expenses they cover.  You will also find their contact details.

3. Apply

Use the organisation's contact details (in a purple box on the right of each opportunity's page) to get in touch with them directly and let them know you'd like to volunteer with them. In the unlikley event you dont hear back from them within a couple of days try giving them a call.  

If you've contacted an organisation and had no response within 7 days please let us know and we will follow it up with the organisation.

Remember if you have any questions just get in touch with us and we'll be happy to help.

Can't find what you're looking for?

If you have specific skills to offer and you cannot find what you are looking for on our database, you can advertise direct to hundreds of volunteer-involving agencies through our fortnightly bulletin to organisations across Edinburgh. Advertise yourself to volunteer involving organisations here.

You can also choose to stay on top of newly advertised volunteering opportunities by signing up to our volunteers monthly ebulletin.

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