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Volunteer Opportunities

We have flexible volunteering opportunities to suit everyone, so get involved today!

Volunteer Opportunities

We have flexible volunteering opportunities to suit everyone, so get involved today!

Shop Volunteers

Location: Any of our 36 shops
Hours: Minimum 3 hours per week is desirable

We are always recruiting for volunteers to support our activities in our various shops in any capacity. For more details please visit your nearest shop. Find out more.

Community Fundraising Volunteer

Location: Oxford
Hours: ad hoc

Helen and Douglas House are looking for volunteers to help with upcoming fundraising events. Find out more.

Babysitting Volunteer

Location: Oxford
Hours: Ad hoc- No more than 3 hours

We are looking for babysitters who can look after siblings in-house. Find out more.

Housekeeping Support Volunteers

Location: Oxford
Hours: 3-4 hours minimum

Our Housekeeping Team needs your help! Find out more.

Befriending Volunteer

Location: Oxford
Hours: Minimum 3 hours per week

We are looking for people over 18 who can befriend and support young adults. Find out more.

Home Volunteers

Location: Oxford
Hours: Minimum 3 hours per week.

We are looking for a Volunteer to offer much needed varying support to one of our families within their home. Find out more.

Clinical Volunteer

Location: Oxford
Hours: Minimum 3 hours/week for at least one year

We are looking for people over 18 who can support our care team. Find out more.

Receptionist Volunteers

Location: Oxford
Hours: 4 hours per week minimum
Helen and Douglas House are looking for volunteers to work on our busy reception desk. Find out more.

Catering Volunteer

Location: Oxford
Hours: Minimum 3 hours per week

We are looking for volunteers to support the Catering Team within Helen House and Douglas House. Find out more.

Events Volunteer

Location: Oxford
Hours: adhoc events

Helen and Douglas House are looking for volunteers to help with upcoming fundraising events. Find out more.

Networking Volunteer

Location: Oxford
Hours: 3-4 hours per week

How well connected are you? Helen & Douglas House are looking for a volunteer who is confident and has some experience of working amongst celebrities, the media or people in the public eye. Find out more.

Summer Internship

Location: Oxford
Hours: 2-3 days per week

Helen & Douglas House offer unpaid Internships on a rolling basis throughout the year. The unpaid Internships last for 3 months and require a commitment of 2/3 days per week. Find out more. 

Retail Administrative Volunteers

Location: Warehouse – Aylesbury
Hours: ½ day – 3 days a week

Our Aylesbury retail office are looking for volunteers to help our busy staff keep things running smoothly. Find out more.

E-commerce Volunteer

Location: Warehouse – Aylesbury
Hours: Minimum 3 hours per week

We are currently recruiting for interns & volunteers to support our activities on various online platforms such as Ebay and Amazon. Find out more.