Get involved in your local Helpforce
Whether you’re looking for meaningful ways to give back to your community, you’re the leader of an NHS Trust seeking to harness the power of volunteers, or you’re a Volunteer Manager wanting to improve your volunteer services, 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. We will be launching our 2019 Awards later this year, watch this space.
Recruit more volunteers
More and more people are asking to volunteer in the NHS. Let us know if you would like to recruit more volunteers and we will help you.
“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.”