Volunteering during the COVID-19 outbreak
Volunteers can register to help protect the emotional health and physical wellbeing of residents during the coronavirus situation.
Find out how to volunteer during the coronavirus outbreak.
York is renowned as a volunteering city. We offer a broad range of volunteering opportunities for you to get involved. From looking after green areas to mentoring, people of all ages and backgrounds can volunteer in the city to:
- help others
- develop their own skills
- gain new experience
Watch a YouTube video on the benefits of volunteering:
Find out about the type of volunteering young people do.
Volunteer case studies
Read more about the experiences of some of the volunteers who already work with us:
- Volunteers' picnic, June 2015
- Wennan Wei
- Hazel, the health walk leader
- Successful youth club
- Snow wardens
- Emma, the independent visitor
Other volunteering opportunities
Visit Do-it.org to find volunteering opportunities near you - enter your postcode to begin.
Reach Volunteering can help you connect with a business or organisation if you have a professional skill you'd like to use in a voluntary role.
Communities and Equalities team