Volunteer resources

We want to support you to get the most out of your volunteering. From the volunteer induction, to claiming expenses, this page covers the basics you'll need. You'll find a wider range of resources, from logos and templates to news stories, over on our volunteer hub, Assemble.  

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Assemble is our new volunteer hub. With a range of functions, it's your go-to place to get the most out of volunteering with Parkinson's UK. You can see other volunteers in your area, download presentation templates,  find out about the latest opportunities to have your say and much more. 

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At Parkinson’s UK we are committed to making our volunteer's experience as enjoyable, purposeful and rewarding as possible. We are also committed to meeting national levels of good practice in volunteer management standards. The following policies and agreements set out how, together, as volunteers and staff, we can make this happen, and the support you can expect from the charity in your volunteer role.

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Whatever your motivation for volunteering, we want to support you to get the most from your role. Our volunteer induction covers everything you need to get started. 

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Safeguarding policy (PDF, 434KB)

Any concerns?

This flowchart and guidance are to help you if you are a volunteer or member of your local group who has any safeguarding concerns. 

You can also contact the designated protection officer on [email protected] or call 0344 225 9853.

Staying connected, safely

While face to face volunteering is on hold, we want to support you to stay in touch with those you volunteer with, members of your local group, or other people in your community. We've updated our resources to support you to stay connected - safely.

Looking for a new volunteering challenge?

Check out our current volunteering vacancies. With everything from cheering at events to taking part in research, there's a role for you.