Always wanted to volunteer in a school?

Kirklees Success Centre have two great training courses starting for anyone who is interested in volunteering in a school environment.  The Reading Friends and How Schools Work courses will cover a variety of subjects, see below for full details.

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An hour or 2…..

could make such a big difference to the RSPCA Huddersfield and Halifax Branch. Retail volunteers required to help in their busy charity shops in Trinity Street, Byram Street and Marsh with steaming, sorting as well as serving customers . If interested email or phone Diane Whitehead on 01422 341160


Are you good at chatting?

Just one hour a week for a cup of tea and a chat can make a huge difference to someone’s life.  Yorkshire Children’s Centre will offer you some great training and support and provide full expenses. Call Caroline Dowie on 01484 415465 or email


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Social Media Whizzes

Do you know your facebook from your twitter? Can you help some charities that urgently need some social media help?

We currently have 4 organisations that need a little bit of help:-

Dial Wood Carriage Driving for the Disabled need some help with their website and all aspects of social media contact Audrey at

Home Start Kirklees (who work with families) could do with someone who could spare just one day to look at their social media and give a bit of an overview or if you can offer a bit of time each week that would  be fantastic too contact

Age UK Calderdale and Kirklees (working with older people) need a website/social media volunteer contact Judith





Join the Adventure

Local Scout group in Lindley offers some great training and need some additional adults to deliver their amazing programme and join a great volunteer team

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