Volunteering not only benefits the organisation or sector where an individual is volunteering through shared skills, ideas and lived experiences, but it can also have a profound impact on the volunteer themselves.
This includes increased confidence, learning new skills, making new friends and opening up opportunities.
We have a number of volunteering roles available for blind and partially sighted people as part of our Sight Loss Councils (SLCs). We have SLCs in Birmingham, the Black Country, Merseyside, Greater Manchester, Bristol and Gloucestershire, with plans to expand these into new areas over the coming months and years. Find out more. Visit the Sight Loss Councils website
Our Volunteering Development team is working to create new roles for volunteers within our core service areas of:
For further information on volunteering opportunities please use our contact form or email us on [email protected].
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We offer opportunities for corporate organisations to get involved in various ways for mutual benefit – from sharing expertise and skills with us to sighted guiding.