Ways to find volunteering opportunities

As many volunteer involving organisations use their own websites for recruitment, try searching the internet using the organisation name or your interests as key words. 

To view all the latest volunteering opportunities in your local area, please have a look at: 

All groups can post your volunteer opportunities here:

Post Job (3va.org.uk) 

If you need further information, advice or support to find volunteering in one of these areas, please contact one of our local partners:


Volunteers Network CIC 

Website: volunteersnetwork.co.uk 

Tel: 01323 763 762 



Lewes District:  

The Havens Community Hub 

Website: www.havenscommunityhub.co.uk 

Tel: 01273 918 226 




Uckfield Volunteer Centre 

Heathfield and District Volunteer Centre 



Hastings Voluntary Action

Website: hastingsvoluntaryaction.org.uk

Tel: 01424 444 010 


Rother Voluntary Action 


Tel: 01424 217 259 

Email: volunteering@rva.uk.com  

Get inspired! – Volunteer Stories 

If you are not sure what kind of volunteering you might like to do, or what it might be like to volunteer, have a look at some stories of the kinds of things people do here: 

Eastbourne Samaritans
Sanctuary Café
Eastbourne Dementia Action Alliance

Being a Trustee

Having a committed and effective Board of Trustees (or Management Committee members) is vital to the well-being of any community group or charity. 

Each year the work of nearly 1 million trustees across the UK are recognised and celebrated during National Trustees Week.

We have put together some short stories from local trustees which you can view here: 

The House of Friendship
Leaf Hall
Eastbourne Mencap