Volunteering opportunities

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Volunteering opportunities 2018-09-12T11:54:17+00:00

Join us as a volunteer and help support people who have experienced domestic abuse and sexual violence in Cornwall and Devon.

Helpline volunteers

We are looking for volunteers to work on our domestic abuse helpline in Cornwall from November 2018 onwards. If you have five hours or more to spare each week (weekdays, between 09:00-17:00) and are interested in managing calls from members of the public and other professional organisations, please email kate.slatcher@firstlight.org.uk

You must also be able to attend bespoke training for one day a week in Truro (Weds, 09:30-16:00) for seven consecutive weeks between 10 October and 21 November 2018. To find out more about the opportunity please read the role description and email Kate if you have any further questions.

To apply for this role, please download and complete the application form and return no later than 5pm on Friday 15 September 2018. 

Fundraising volunteers

Help raise funds for First Light in your local community. We are looking for supporters lead participation in events, raise awareness of what we do and how we help victims of domestic abuse and sexual violence.

If you are interested, please take a look at the role description and email hello@firstlight.org.uk for details of how to apply.

Please note that if you have been a client for any of First Light services, we ask that you have been out of service for 12 months before joining us as a volunteer. We also require all volunteers to provide two references and undertake an enhanced DBS check.