Our member volunteers help out in our classrooms, offices and at our events. We also have member volunteers who help with fundraising and work on our campaigns to end homelessness.
“I started volunteering—ushering at events. It was daunting, because I hadn’t really been in public since I left work. People would come up to me and ask questions.
At first it was intimidating, but afterwards it was incredible, I felt really good. I thought ‘Oh that was brilliant, I enjoyed that’. My self esteem was better. I started talking to people—I felt a bit more connected to the world.”
Members can apply to volunteer in any role at Crisis and there are some roles which are just for members: