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Volunteer with us!

Seize the chance to make a difference, gain new skills and help those affected by domestic violence.

Our volunteer programme extends across all services, providing a wide range of volunteer opportunities and placements for students. We pride ourselves in offering comprehensive training and offer on-going support and development.

We currently have 49 volunteers supporting our work across the organisation.

Investing in Volunteers

In 2019, our volunteer programme achieved the Investing in Volunteers award. This is a national quality standard which assesses the quality of volunteer management, how an organisation supports their volunteers and the training they receive.

What can I do?

We need volunteers to do allsorts of different roles, including:

Supporting women, children, families and young people in the Refuge and the Outreach Support Centre

General admin work

The IRIS Project

Fundraising Support

Counselling services

Helping the women to develop their skills such as budgeting, cooking and IT

Community based projects offering guidance and support

Assisting with gardening or painting projects

Practical support such as organising donations

Assisting women with general tasks to enable them to rebuild their lives

For more information about how you can volunteer with Fortalice, contact us

What our volunteers have to say…