Hear from our amazing volunteers
Suzanne explains how her family has benefited from the great work volunteers do
Elisabeth shares the benefits and experiences of being a Parkinson's UK volunteer
Elaine uses her experience to help us develop policies that look after our volunteers
Current volunteering opportunities
Interested in volunteering?
Did you know?
Parkinson's UK was founded in 1969 by volunteers. More than 40 years on, volunteers are central to everything we do.
More ways to volunteer
You don't need a scientific background to take part in research activities and help our work towards a cure. Join our Research Support Network to find out about opportunities.
Volunteer for us and be part of our important Turn to Us campaign to help reach everyone affected by Parkinson's across the UK.
If you're involved in volunteering for one of our local groups, here are some of the documents and resources that you'll need to ensure the smooth running of your group.
Volunteering is wonderful. It has given me friendship, insight, a purpose and the common bond that binds us as we share the happy and sad times as a group.Carole Irwin, a Carers Facilitator in Newcastle