Volunteer for Shelter

Volunteer with us and you’ll make a real impact in the fight against homelessness and bad housing. Whether you’re looking to meet new people, use your skills or develop new ones, there are all sorts of fun ways you can get involved.

Ways you can volunteer

Volunteer in a shop

Have some fun in the heart of your community! From sorting stock to designing displays to managing social media, there are loads of ways you can get involved.

Local services

Our community-based services work with individuals and communities to bring about change. There are all sorts of ways to be part of the advice and support we provide.

Meeting different people that come into the shop is really interesting. There are always people with stories to tell!

Niall, volunteer

97% of our volunteers would recommend volunteering for Shelter

— Shelter volunteer survey 2021

Frequently asked questions about volunteering

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