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  • The Conservation Volunteers Cornwall

    Volunteering with TCV can be great fun and really rewarding. Our workdays offer the opportunity to get out in the fresh air, improve your health, learn many new skills and make a contribution to our local heritage. You’ll get to discover some stunning parts of the Cornish countryside you never Read more [...]

  • New Roots

    What is the project all about? The project aims to reduce re-offending by giving ex-offenders and young people who are at risk of offending the opportunities to gain new skills in the wildlife conservation sector. The Key Features of the Project: The project will give participants the opportunity to take Read more [...]

  • Newham City Farm

    Opened in 1977, Newham City Farm is one of London’s longest established, as well as one of its largest city farms. We are home to an extensive range of farmyard favorites and rare breeds – we have everything from a huge Shire Horse to tiny birds as well as cows, Read more [...]

  • Become a CAT member!

    The Centre for Alternative Technology is a living laboratory… researching, evaluating and demonstrating technology and lifestyle choices to help create a sustainable future. Your support helps us to… Provide free practical information to enable you and those around you to live a sustainable life Research technologies and publish information that Read more [...]

  • Become a short or long term volunteer at CAT

    Volunteers are extremely important to our work here at The Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT), our achievements over the last 30 years simply wouldn’t have happened without the hard work, inspiration and dedication of the initial idealists who founded the centre in 1975. Supporting the volunteers service Volunteers were responsible Read more [...]

  • Permaculture Association

      The Permaculture Association is the national charity that supports members and the public with advice, support, information and training about the theory and practice of permaculture. We aim to help our members share resources and practical solutions, and collaborate on projects. We work hard to help people in specific Read more [...]

  • Medway Master Gardeners

    Medway Master Gardeners are volunteers with food growing experience who help households get started with growing their own veg and fruit. A Garden Organic project, we are a partnership with Medway Public Health.

  • Dighty Connect

    Dighty Connect is a volunteer-led project working along the Dighty Burn in Dundee, exploring ways to improve the green space through a mixture of conservation and cultural activities.    This autumn our varied projects have included digging ponds, making giant horses heads and working on a series of mosaic waymarkers. 

  • Kentish Town City Farm

    Kentish Town City Farm was the first City Farm to be set up in the UK in 1972.  The primary aim of the farm is to address the educational, therapeutic and recreational needs of local people with a special emphasis being placed on children and young people coming from economic or Read more [...]

  • Woodberry Down Wildlife Garden

    London Wildlife Trust is to create a new wildlife and nature park on a forgotten corner of the Woodberry Down Estate. Wildlife garden specialists will work with local volunteers to build the garden and raise the profile of Woodberry Down estate as a family friendly, environmentally friendly place to live Read more [...]

  • FSC Epping Forest Field Centre

    Epping Forest Field Centre is a purpose-built non residential centre located in a terrific Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) and Special Area of Conservation that provides excellent learning opportunities.  The Centre is managed by the Field Studies Council on behalf of the City of London, and was established to Read more [...]

  • Garden of Discovery

    The Garden of Discovery is the transformation of a derelict piece of land into a space that can benefit the whole community. The Garden is designed to be attractive to adults and children, encouraging rest, exploration, free play and care for the environment.

  • Sustrans Office volunteer

    This is an exciting opportunity to assist Sustrans staff in the West Midlands Regional team in our office in Birmingham. Sustrans makes smarter travel choices possible, desirable and inevitable.  We’re a leading UK charity enabling people to travel by foot, bike or public transport for more of the journeys we make Read more [...]

  • Community Environmental Trust

    The Community Environmental Trust is an environmental charity based in north Birmingham.  The Trust works with local communities to deliver all sorts of environmentally based projects.  Including projects like developing a wild flower meadow where once it was a landfill site, doing conservation volunteering with young adults and helping them Read more [...]

  • WEN Firewalk

    We’re looking for courageous volunteers to walk across 20ft of burning coals on Tue 19th November to raise money for the Tower Hamlets Food Growing Network*; a local project that promotes and supports urban community food gardens in East London. The Network aims to make it easy for people to Read more [...]

  • Forest School sessions

    I am the learning coordinator at Arnos Vale Cemetery and I’m training to be a forest school leader (level 3). i have undertaken all the training and the specialist first aid course and I’m now looking to do my case study in order to fully qualify. As I don’t work Read more [...]

  • Bristol Green Volunteers Awards

    Bristol Green Volunteers Awards are a celebration of all the great environmental volunteering that goes on in Bristol!  Now in their third year, they offer an opportunity to both thank and recognise the volunteers and voluntary projects that help make Bristol the great Green Capital it is! This year, the Read more [...]

  • Cathnor Park Improvements

    Our aims are to support the creation of a sustainable drainage project on the pedestrianised Melina Road (on the boundary of Cathnor Park) and to make improvements to play and planting within the wider park. Consultation with residents on wider improvements is planned for November 2013.

  • Bellenden Road Nature Garden

    The vision for Bellenden Road Nature Garden is to return it to its former glory- a garden with a range of  habitat types that encourages wildlife and engages the public in local wildlife.  I am looking for volunteers interested in helping us on work days to achieve these goals!  The Read more [...]

  • Windmill Hill City Farm

    Windmill Hill City Farm is an independent community project situated half a mile south of Bristol city centre. We aim to meet the needs of local people through a wide range of social, environmental, educational, recreational and economic activities.

  • Kirkdale Community Gardens

    <P>I’m Terry Reilly, project manager for this scheme. On about a fifth of an acre of land which abuts The Rotunda community college and Stanley Rd., we aim to create a gardens which can be used by the residents of Kirkdale, members, volunteers and users of the college, and indeed anybody who may appreciate Read more [...]

  • Woodland Trust Free Trees for Communities

    Do you know any communities, schools or groups that would benefit from free trees? Each spring and autumn the Woodland Trust offers community groups, youth groups and schools the chance to apply for packs of free trees. Whether groups are interested in helping wildlife; creating a faith, or inter-faith, green Read more [...]

  • Green Corridor – Manor Way Clean Up

    Green Corridor engages disadvantaged young people aged 14-25 through land based learning. In partnership with Ealing Council we are currently turning a disused allotment in to a training space for our young people and a vibrant community growing space. We need volunteers of all ages and abilities to help up bring some Read more [...]

  • Community Composting for Local Food

    Community Composting for Local Food is a project run by the Community Composting Network which delivers accredited training, support and basic start up equipment across England. It’s funded by Big Lottery’s Local Food programme and last year we trained 109 participants from 57 groups on how to source composting materials, Read more [...]

  • Camden Green Gym

    Voluntary conservation work, designed to benefit Camden’s green spaces and to improve the overall fitness and wellbeing of volunteers. We meet at a variety of parks, nature reserves and green spaces in the borough of Camden on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10.45am-2pm. All welcome, no booking necessary and free refreshments Read more [...]

  • Intergenerational project

    Take part in Castlehaven’s very first Social Enterprise project! Come along to our FREE weekly workshops for chance to test out your creative talents and learn new skills. Throughout the course of the workshops you will be designing and producing a range of textile products to be sold at our Kids Klothes Read more [...]

  • Active Travel Champions

    Sustrans are looking for enthusiastic volunteers who can help us spread the word about the benefits of cycling/ walking. There are lots of ways to get involved from giving travel advice, bike buddying to organising walks or rides. We can also support volunteers to develop their own ideas. If you are enthusiastic Read more [...]

  • Core Landscapes

    Core Landscapes is a community based horticultural project … that can move!We work to transform otherwise unused temporary ‘meanwhile’ sites into vibrant, active, spaces for local community wellbeing. Areas include our well-stocked plant nursery, opportunities for local vegetable growing, education and training, up-cycling and events. All our growing is container Read more [...]

  • Summit Road Care Garden

    The staff and neighbours of this care home in Walthamstow Village have got together to create a sustainable food garden. They are looking for volunteers locally, who would have a few hours a week to spare, on a thursday, and are interested in learning about organic and permaculture foodgrowing techniques.

  • Centre for Alternative Technology

    CAT educates for a sustainable society. We run Masters courses in renewable energy and sustainable architecture; have short courses on all aspects of sustainable living; hold regular events and are open to visitors. CAT informs, inspires and enables practical solutions for sustainable living We have created some of the most Read more [...]

  • Kids Klothes

    Kids Klothes – Castlehaven’s childrens charity shop in the heart of Camden – sells good quality children’s clothes and toys. All proceeds from the shop go towards supporting Castlehaven Community Association’s projects, which provide activities, classes and facilities for members of the local community from different ages, cultures and backgrounds.

  • Sewage Alert Service

    The Sewage Alert Service is the first and only national service to inform you, in real time, when untreated human sewage and wastewater is being discharged at your favourite beach. This information allows you to make an informed decision about how, when and where you use the sea. Untreated sewage Read more [...]

  • Protect Our Waves

    The aim of SAS’s Protect Our Waves petition is to generate 100,000 signatures to highlight the value of surfing waves and locations to the UK government and encourage MPs to debate legislation in order to recognise the importance of waves as a cultural, social, economic and environmental asset to coastal communities. Read more [...]

  • Marlborough Sports Garden

    There are two main strands to the Marlborough Sports Garden project. The first is to carry out an ambitious  programme of physical improvements to create an environment that is green, attractive and encourages participation in sports and recreation. The second is to develop a programme of sports based activities that Read more [...]

  • Moss Trail Free-lance Bryologist required

    Free-lanceBryologist to write and design introductory educational sheets for SLBI MossTrail Background The South London BotanicalInstitute (www.slbi.org.uk) has received funding from the Esmée Fairburn Foundation to support activities aimed at stimulatingappreciation of urban mosses.  The firstof these activities is the creation of a Moss Trail in the Institute’s garden. Approximately Read more [...]

  • Oasis Garden Food Growing Green Gym

    The Oasis Garden Green Gym is a great way for local Camden residents get active outdoors, meet likeminded people and learn about growing your own food in environmentally friendly way.  Volunteering sessions run every Sat from 10am-1pm and are free.  Please email:gg-oasis@tcv.org.uk or call 07717494476 to book a place.

  • Oasis Forest Garden

    Oasis forest garden is a volunteer gardening project at the Oasis adventure playground that runs on a Sunday from 12-3pm. For 40 years the  Oasis charity has been providing nature and play spaces for local children; the forest garden has been running for approx. 3 yrs (it started life as Read more [...]

  • Community Centre Clean Up

    Just recently we at Catch 22 have been working with the YOS (youth offending service) giving young people on reprimand the chance to give back to their community through maintenance of green spaces, whilst working through a certain amount of hours they are required to complete. 

  • The Big Buzz

    In May 2012 Durham Wildlife trust launched its Buzz About Darlington Project which worked with 15 schools and 4 community groups across Darlington to promote the importance of bees and bee friendly gardening. Groups set up bee borders packed with plants to supply nectar from early spring right through to Read more [...]

  • ZAD Foundation

    Community cafe near Mornington Crescent.  Re-opening soon in a new location just a short distance away!  We offer training for Camden residents in food skills and business skills.

  • CEL Training Facility – Tottenham

    We are making a training facility over the summer to teach people how to install loft insulation. It is a timber structure with traditional roof construction sat on top of 2 shipping containers.  We are looking for Volunteers to come along on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays to work with our great Read more [...]

  • Paddington Farm Trust

    Paddington Farm is a 43 acre organic farm offering educational and recreational holidays for children and young people from inner cities and work experience and vocational training for local young people. Accommodation for up to 30, summer yurts and camping, learning activities and outdoor play.

  • PAPA’s Park

    PAPA’s Park is a community-run playground, sports pitch, hall and food growing space. We have several small edged beds and currently run open gardening drop-in sessions every Wednesday from 12-3.

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