Volunteer For Us

As a charity we rely heavily on our volunteer network and each and every volunteer is invaluable to us and allows us to provide the support we do to bereaved families.

We are continually seeking volunteers for a number of roles inclusive of;

Office Administration
Collection Co-Ordinator
Football Ground Collector
Supermarket Bag Pack
Bereavement Group Help
Bereavement Buddy
Event Volunteer
Fundraising

How will volunteering help you?

Expenses: Although the time you offer is donated, we pay of pocket expenses which include travel allowance and refreshments.

Insurance: Once Upon a Smile also provides insurance cover for our volunteers while they carry out their roles with our charity. The applicant would complete an application form and provide two references. Once completed training will be arranged and an advanced Disclosure Barring Service will be completed.

Induction and training: We will provide you with training which will take place at our head quarters. This will be discussed during your induction where you will receive a volunteer pack with full details of our policies and procedures.

Supervision/Support: Once Upon A Smile will provide structured supervision whilst volunteering and this will be through team meetings, email and phone.

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer please complete the below application form.