There are so many benefits to volunteering – it’s a great way to give some of your time and skills for the benefit of others but also a fantastic way to learn new skills, meet new people, improve your CV and to have fun.

There are a huge range of volunteering opportunities available in North Tyneside – from short, one off activities such as helping out at a community event to regular voluntary roles in administration, and everything in between. You can search and register for local opportunities using our Volunteer Plus database by following the link on the right.

No matter what your interests, skills, experience or how much time you have to give, our Volunteer Centre can help to find a volunteering opportunity to suit you!

View the latest volunteering opportunities...

Thinking of Volunteering?

Search and register for local volunteering opportunities using our Volunteer Plus database. Start your volunteering journey here!

Other ways we can help you to volunteer...

One-to-one appointments

If you are unsure of the type of role you want to do or need any support to access volunteering, we can help to find the right opportunity for you. Contact us to request a meeting with one of our Volunteer Development Officers

Volunteer as a trustee

If you are thinking about volunteering, why not consider becoming the trustee of a local charity or community group? Find our more about this valuable opportunity and some of the local organisations looking to recruit trustees here.

Volunteer with a project


VODA delivers a number of direct volunteering projects in the community which offer a range of opportunities to get involved – from short term creative projects to long-term volunteering opportunities helping local people. Go to our projects menu to view our range of projects.

Case Studies: Meet some of North Tyneside's fantastic volunteers...