Opportunities for volunteering with us

Make a difference - Volunteer for Wakefield

Volunteering is about giving your time to do something useful and in return, you can:

  • Make a difference to local communities
  • Learn new skills
  • Meet new people
  • Improve your career prospects
  • Gain experience
  • Help support keep local community groups and organisations going
  • Feel a real sense of achievement
  • Have fun!

We have a range of volunteering opportunities throughout the Council with services including sport, environment, young people, adults and learning including:

If you are interested in volunteering with us:

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Volunteering with other organisations

We also work closely with partner organisations. Nova Wakefield District is the support organisation for the Third Sector.

Alternatively visit the national volunteering website Do-it to find the perfect volunteering opportunity close to you.

Or simply ask in your local community, there will be a community centre, brownie group, older people's club, conservation group or something which catches your interest and could make you and others feel better.

Contact us

Area Working Team

Wakefield One
PO Box 700
Burton Street

0345 8 506 506