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At LGBT Foundation we have a variety of volunteer roles providing support to our service users and the staff team, which are great for dedicated people who are able to commit plenty of time.

Here you can find long-term volunteering roles that we are currently recruiting for. This page will be regularly updated so you can apply for specific volunteering roles.

World AIDS Support Volunteer

George House Trust, LGBT Foundation and BHA for Equality are looking for a self-motivated, passionate volunteer to support with the administration, delivery and organisation of their 2018 World AIDS Day activities.

As our World AIDS Day Support Volunteer, you’ll gain valuable experience in event planning and organisation and volunteer management. You’ll work closely with our staff team to fundraise and raise awareness about HIV and to ensure that our volunteers have a great experience of helping at World AIDS Day Events. This role is only available from October-December and requires a commitment of around 10 hours per week. It will be based at George House Trust.

Interested? Look at the role profile here and contact volunteering@ght.org.uk for more details.

OUR HELPLINE NEEDS YOU!

LGBT Foundation are recruiting for volunteers to join the LGBT Foundation Direct team and provide helpline and email support. The goal of LGBT Foundation Direct is to;

  • provide a one-stop information, advice and support service
  • to enable our service users to increase their awareness and knowledge in addressing their health (sexual, mental and physical) needs
  • increase service user knowledge of their legal rights
  • improve awareness of available support options to assist in reducing isolation and improve social networks.

We are looking for volunteers who are able to commit to one shift per week for 4 hours. We provide training and ongoing support to all of our Helpline volunteers

Visit our Eventbrite page to sign up and join us at our recruitment evening to find out more: https://bit.ly/2t7Q78L

Our Women's Groups Need You!

We are looking for a dedicated and passionate volunteer or volunteers to help plan and facilitate our Women’s social spaces

Bloomers is a social support group for lesbian and bisexual women over the age of 40 which takes place on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month between 1pm and 3pm.

Horizon is a social support group for lesbian and bisexual over the age of 18 which takes place on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month between 7:30pm and 9pm.

The LGBT Foundation’s support and social groups provide safe, non-judgemental and positive environments for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans or questioning people to meet, talk, share, interact and socialise. Each group has a specific unique aim, and, through structured and well planned facilitation from volunteers, group members gain the support and encouragement they need to be confident and feel less isolated. All groups provide an opportunity to meet others and build friendships, as well as support networks beyond the group.

Please read our role profile for the role. if you are interested in becoming a volunteer for either of our Women’s groups, email your application to sophie.beerobrien@lgbt.foundation.