We value the contribution of our volunteers - the contribution of corporate and individual support is vital in supporting and delivering our services.

Volunteering is a two way process and in order to ensure that you have a positive experience, we seek to:

• Offer equal opportunities to get involved

• Match your skills to the right volunteering role

• Provide support, training and supervision

• Build confidence and self esteem

• Improve your CV and help you to gain work experience

• Make new friends

• Make a difference to your community

To find out more about our current volunteering opportunities please email us at:  volunteering@benjaminfoundation.co.uk

  • Ebay and Social Media Volunteer - Ipswich

    • Role:  To maximise income by selecting and selling suitable items on Ebay and to increase awareness, footfall and sales through social media.  Please see the role description below.
    • Hours:  To be mutually agreed to meet the needs of the service
    • Location:  Ipswich, Re-use shop
    • How to apply: Please complete our Volunteer Application Form

  • General Maintenance and Gardening Volunteer - King's Lynn

    Role: General maintenance, DIY and gardening Hours: To be mutually agreed to meet the needs of the service Location: King's Lynn How to apply: Please complete our volunteer application form

  • Heart and Home Hosts

    • Supported lodgings service: Hosts needed in Suffolk and Norfolk - particularly Norwich, Ipswich and surrounding areas.
    • Provide accommodation: to vulnerable young people aged 16-18 years of age who are in need of stability and security.
    • Offer: a spare room, support, tolerance and understanding.
    • Receive: on-going comprehensive support and training
    • Subject to: Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS), assessment and home visits and references check.
    • Support payment: to cover expenses of approximately £125 per week whilst you have a young person staying with you.
    • Hosts are not employed by The Benjamin Foundation.

Why volunteer for us?

Volunteering is a two way process and in order to ensure that you have a positive experience, we seek to:

• Offer equal opportunities to get involved

• Match your skills to the right volunteering role

• Provide support, training and supervision

• Build confidence and self esteem

• Improve your CV and help you to gain work experience

• Make new friends and make a difference to your community

To find out more about our current volunteering opportunities please email us at:  volunteering@benjaminfoundation.co.uk

Staff and residents at Butterfly House
I like the support because it has helped me cope with worries and believe in myself.

Young person supported by our Butterflies service

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