Friday, 9th June, 2023 - 10:00am
Durham Market Place
Volunteers’ Week is an annual celebration of the fantastic contribution millions of volunteers make across the UK and it’s taking place from the 1st -7th June 2023.
To follow the celebrations of Volunteers’ Week, Durham Community Action is running a Volunteer Recruitment Fair on Friday 9th June from 10.00am – 3.00pm in Durham Market Place and everyone is welcome to pop along.
Are you thinking about volunteering but are not sure where to start? One-to-one support will also be available from the County Durham Volunteer Centre hosted by Durham Community Action to find the right opportunity for you and to give general advice and support around volunteering.
30 organisations looking for volunteers are attending the Volunteer Recruitment Fair. Organisations include:
• AYCC (Auckland Youth & Community Centre)
• Blind Life in Durham
• Bishop FM
• Citizens Advice County Durham
• Community Peer Mentors
• County Durham & Darlington NHS Foundation Trust
• COVID-19 Resilience Team County Durham
• Cruse Bereavement Team
• Daft as a Brush
• DCC Culture, Sport and Tourism
• Durham Cathedral
• Durham Community Action/County Durham Volunteer Centre
• Durham Police & Crime Commissioner’s Office
• Durham University Volunteering & Outreach
• Durham Wildlife Trust
• Hamsterley Forest
• Healthwatch County Durham
• Humankind (County Durham Drug & Alcohol Recovery Service
• Investing in Children
• Pioneering Care Partnership
• Rethink Advocacy
• SSAFA – The Armed Forces Charity
• St Cuthbert’s Hospice
• The Auckland Project
• Waddington Centre
• Wellbeing for Life
Why not register your interest on our Facebook Event to keep up to date with information about the Volunteer Fair.