Why Volunteer with LHC?

We offer a wide variety of volunteering opportunities, for you to choose between. When you volunteer with LHC you will benefit from a supportive environment with friendly staff who will be available to offer advice and guidance to you. You will gain experience and will be offered training as required. Your traveling, lunch and any other expenses will be paid if you volunteer over a certain number of hours. You will be able to meet new people and socialise with other volunteers. We will always be open to your suggestions and ideas.

Become a volunteer and...

  •  Have fun
  •  Meet new people
  •  Gain new experiences
  •  Increase your confidence
  •  Learn new skills
  •  Do something worthwhile

How to Volunteer for LHC

No experience is required. All we ask is that you are open minded and like to meet new people. You will need to be available to volunteer during normal office hours and to commit a minimum of 2-3 hours a week.

Volunteering Opportunities

We currently have volunteering opportunities in numerous schemes.

This could include befriending service users on a one-to-one basis and accompanying people on trips, interviews and social events.We have a variety of schemes including hostels, refuge accommodation and outreach services where we support people in the community.

What Next?

For further information please call us for a chat and to answer any questions. We will send you out more detailed information and ask you to fill in a very simple application form. You will need to attend a brief interview, supply us with the names and addresses of two referees and if accepted will need to undergo a Criminal Records check which LHC will pay for.

For any queries or to apply to volunteer with LHC contact:

Leeds Housing Concern Central Office,
Unit 4, Ashbrooke Park,
Parkside Lane
Leeds LS11 5SF

Tel: (0113) 276 0616