The Volunteering Services Unit (VSU) is UCLU’s dedicated facility for students who want to get involved with volunteering projects in the local community. You can give as much or as little time as you can spare; learning new skills, making friends, and contributing to other peoples’ lives.
HOUSING PATHWAY VOLUNTEERS // ASSESSMENT HUB VOLUNTEER
NO SECOND NIGHT OUT
No Second Night Out (NSNO) focuses on helping those who find themselves rough sleeping on the streets of London for the first time.
We are looking for dynamic, motivated and reliable volunteers who are passionate about ending rough sleeping and who are able to relate well with people from all walks of life. We ask for a minimum commitment of a four hour shift once a fortnight…read more
2nd - 9th December: Roles this week range from a Language Volunteer role at the Crisis centres in London over Christmas, to new roles at No Second Night Out, where you can get involved in reducing the number of rough sleepers in London, and an opportunity to become a Research & Data Support Volunteer for Marie Curie at their Head Office in Vauxhall…read more
If you have an idea for a project that could have an effect on the local community, why not create it yourself? Or you could develop your leadership and organisational skills by taking on one of our existing projects. Find out more.
Don’t have much time, but still want to get involved? Why not try our one-off volunteering programme. It’s updated every week with conservation events, festivals, fundraising activities, sports and cultural events and lots more. Find out more.
New! You can now have a browse of around 450 different volunteering opportunities across London - have a look at our Volunteering Directory.
Our Volunteering Fairs are a chance to have a chat with volunteer recruiters from across London and find your perfect project. We’ve got events scheduled for November, January and February - find out more.
VolSoc aims to help support students who volunteer at UCL, by providing socials to meet like-minded students and running groups for student project leaders. The society helps shape the development of volunteering at UCL and works closely with the VSU - Find out more.
Why do UCL students volunteer and what to they get out of it? Watch our film to find out more.
Our research shows that students who volunteer feel more able to find paid work, feel more at home at UCL and in London, make new friends, and generally feel better. Find out more.
What have our volunteers been up to? You can read about their adventures here.