Peterborough Council for Voluntary Service (PCVS)

Volunteers

Are you looking for volunteering opportunities? Do you want to help people and make an impact? Whether you already know what you want to do or not, we're here for you.

Organisations

Do you need volunteers? We're here to help. We also offer resources such as different media and trainings.

New opportunities

New
Help with gardening
Project role (Temporary) · 1–20 hrs/Week · Starting from 17 Mar For around 6 months
Ely
Help with gardening
We are interested in volunteers who can help our staff and service users (adults with learning disabilities) with various gardening tasks through spring/summer.Posted by Branching Out
Mar12
New
Get Outdoors, Get Active - Melbourn Allotments
Event · 12 Mar, 10:00 – 27 Mar, 12:30
Royston
Get Outdoors, Get Active - Melbourn Allotments
Join Groundwork East at the community plot at Melbourn allotments, to help maintain the plot and prepare it for the growing season!Posted by Groundwork East
New
Youth Work Volunteer
Organisation role · Flexible hours
March
Youth Work Volunteer
Would you like to make a difference to young people who are part of the LGBTQ+ community? We are looking for volunteers to volunteer with us at our Youth GroupsPosted by The Kite Trust

Workshops and events

May16
New
Third Thursday Networking: MEET THE FUNDER CCF
Workshop · 16 May, 10:00 - 12:00
Peterborough
Third Thursday Networking: MEET THE FUNDER CCF
Meet the Funder. Find out how the national lottery can support your community and meet your local representative Heidi Hexltine.Posted by Go-Vip (PCVS)
Apr18
New
Third Thursday Networking: MEET THE FUNDER CCF
Workshop · 18 Apr, 10:00 - 12:00
Peterborough
Third Thursday Networking: MEET THE FUNDER CCF
Expand your reach and impact with health connections. Find out more about the Joy app with Anna Gosh, meet your social prescribers and local health partners.Posted by Go-Vip (PCVS)
Mar21
New
Third Thursday Networking: MEET THE FUNDER CCF
Workshop · 21 Mar, 10:00 - 12:00
Peterborough
Third Thursday Networking: MEET THE FUNDER CCF
Meet Charity Finance expert Aishat Idris, get some top tips for keeping your finances in order and how to be ready for HMRC software requirements.Posted by Go-Vip (PCVS)
Oct17
Friendship and Games Club -  Every Thursday
Community event · 17 Oct, 10:00 - 12:00
Friendship and Games Club - Every Thursday
Come along and join our friendly club for great
conversation, games and friendship. Get out of the
house and meet new people.
Posted by Cross Keys Homes
Oct13
Making Space - Every Monday 2pm - 4pm
Community event · 13 Oct, 14:00 - 16:00
Peterborough
Making Space - Every Monday 2pm - 4pm
Our support group is a non-judgmental,
confidential and supportive space for anyone who has difficulty
parting with possessions.
Posted by Cross Keys Homes
Oct18
Men Together -  Every Friday
Community event · 18 Oct, 12:30 - 14:30
Men Together - Every Friday
Men Together is a community that offers support and connection, for men helping them to enhance their skills and confidence. Attendance is completely FREE Posted by Cross Keys Homes

News

Age UK volunteering opportunities

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Volunteering at Sacrewell Farm

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Blacksmith sessions at Sacrewell Farm

Suitable for anyone aged 8+ Fancy having a go at blacksmithing? Here at Sacrewell we offer a taster session where you can make a coat hook, a key ring bottle opener, or a simple pendant. These half hour sessions are suitable for absolute beginners and from ages 8 upwards. We’re sure you’ll learn something new and enjoy the chance to make something truly unique, as well as helping to keep this traditional skill alive. Please contact us at [email protected] to pre-book your session.

Create your own papercraft artwork of the Nave ceiling at Peterborough Cathedral Saturday 24th February 2024 at 10:30AM

During this creative workshop, you will be given a brief introduction to the beautiful art of papercrafts. Contemporary papercraft illustrator Shobhna Patel will share her professional knowledge, key techniques and the technical do's and don'ts of this artform. In this papercraft workshop, you will learn: • the fundamentals of papercraft • how to confidently and safely use a craft knife to create an intricate paper artwork, Shobhna will provide you with templates to carefully cut around • techniques to control the paper and cardstock and it's behaviour • hone your papercraft skills to create your own papercut patterns and designs at home All tools and materials will be provided, so you won't need to bring anything with you, except for a healthy dose of creativity! Upon completion you will be able to take home an ornate paper artwork of Peterborough Cathedral’s Nave ceiling, which can be displayed as is or in a shadow box frame.