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 offer to bereaved families.

Below you can meet our current volunteers and apply to become one of our special people.

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

Children’s Bereavement Support Volunteer
Office Administration
Collection Co-Ordinator
Event Volunteer

How will volunteering help you?

Expenses: Although the time you offer is donated, we pay out of pocket expenses including travel allowance.

Insurance: Once Upon a Smile provides insurance cover for our volunteers while you carry out your role with our charity. Just complete an application form and provide two references, once completed training will be arranged and an advanced Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) 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.

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