I'd like to Volunteer

As the Volunteer centre for the Forest of Dean we are often the first point of contact for anyone that's interested in volunteering. Last year we were proud to support over 100,000 hours worth of volunteering in the area! 


Why Volunteer?

Volunteering has a number of huge benefits, not only for you individually, but for your community and the world we live in. 

If you wish to enhance your CV, meet new people, put your skills to good use, learn something new, pursue an interest, offer experience or simply make a difference, we're guaranteed to have an opportunity for you!

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The winners of our 2018 Volunteer Awards

FVAF promote and advertise a wide range of volunteering opportunities from organisations who share our ethos in supporting volunteers and recognising the wide array of reasons why people choose to volunteer.

You can find out about these opportunities in the following ways:

  • Search opportunities at 


  • Call us on 01594 822073

  • Get in touch via email

  • Come visit us at FVAF Mon - Fri 9:00 - 1:00 (Directions)

If you are looking to volunteer as part of a large group, for example as part of corporate volunteering, then we also have a wide array of opportunities to choose from.