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Volunteering & Finding Volunteers

Interested in Volunteering & in Helping Your Local Community?


**For volunteering during the coronavirus pandemic, we are keeping a specific page updated with current volunteering opportunities**


There are many organisations offering a wide range of volunteering opportunities, from gardening to music to supporting people in your community. Volunteering is very rewarding. To help you decide what might interest you may find this information useful:

You can search for, or find out about, volunteering opportunities on the national volunteering website:

We also highlight  'Volunteering Opportunities of the Month'

If you are unable to use, you can speak to Debby Anderson about suitable volunteering opportunities for you on: or phone 01424 444010.

Organisations looking for volunteers:

If you are seeking volunteers, we encourage you to publicise the details on the national volunteering website

For support and advice about creating new volunteering opportunities or transforming existing volunteering opportunities, contact Debby Anderson at Hastings Voluntary Action on or phone 01424 444010.

Volunteer Coordinators’ Forum

We ran a Volunteer Coordinators’ Forum in Hastings on 26th February 2021.
Future forums will take place in Rother, Eastbourne and Wealden in 2021.

For Volunteer Coordinators' Networking Forums across East Sussex visit

Volunteer Centre East Sussex

Volunteer Centre East Sussex is a partnership between 3VA, Hastings Voluntary Action and Rother Voluntary Action. For further information about Volunteer Centre East Sussex visit

HVA Membership

Hundreds of organisations active in Hastings have joined HVA.  

Its free to join and members can benefit from a range of services.


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