Volunteer With Us Volunteers help put the 'extra' into ExtraCare! At ExtraCare, we rely on the support of our 2,500 valued volunteers who make a huge difference to our residents' quality of life, helping them enjoy independent and active lifestyles within inspirational communities. Volunteers are at the heart of our communities: They make a difference - our valued volunteers make a huge difference in our resident's lives. They are involved - they are involved in our inspirational communities. They share their skills - we encourage them to share their skills and hobbies with our residents. They feel good- volunteering is proven to be good for people's mental & physical health. They gain skills & experience - through volunteering people can gain skills, experience and enhance their CV We have a variety of volunteering opportunities within our schemes, villages and charity shops including: Coffee Bar volunteer Activities volunteer Garden volunteer Volunteer befriender Charity shop volunteers Gym volunteer Volunteer readers Volunteer receptionist Volunteers who support our Well-Being Programme Library volunteer As an ExtraCare volunteer you will be: Fully trained and inducted (we may also require you to have a DBS check, but we'll organise this) Fully covered by our insurance Covered or reimbursed for your expenses Well supported and highly valued To find out more about our opportunities, you can contact a Village, Scheme or Charity shop in your area directly. You can contact Cathryn Boffy on 02476 506011 / email [email protected] or Retail Administrator Emma Cartwright on 02476 507903 / email: [email protected].