Get involved in your local Helpforce
Whether you’re looking for meaningful ways to give back to your community, or you’re the leader of an NHS Trust seeking to harness the power of volunteers, we’re here to guide you. There are lots of different ways that you can get involved in creating great volunteer experiences within hospitals.
Recognising the incredible contribution of volunteers within our NHS
Do you know someone who goes above and beyond to ensure that other people are cared for? We’re looking for unsung heroes from across the UK to be recognised for their volunteer work in our Helpforce Champions Awards. Nominate a volunteer working within our NHS who improves the lives of patients and staff alike.
Expand your volunteering
Apply to join our NHS funded programme to develop and scale high-impact volunteer service in NHS hospital trusts.
“I spent time talking to a patient who was anxious about rehabilitation. I was able to relieve her anxieties, tell her about visiting hours and the activities she’d be doing, and offer to meet her.”