Volunteering opportunities

Volunteering opportunities


Porchlight is always looking for volunteers to help support our work. To apply for a volunteering role, please fill out a volunteer application form and email it to volunteer@porchlight.org.uk.

Inductions and training will be provided before you begin and some roles may require you to have a DBS check. If you have any questions, contact us via email or call 01227 760078.

LGBT+ volunteer

(Roles available in Maidstone, Thanet and Tunbridge Wells) 

This role is for The BeYou Project -  a service for young people identifying as LGBT+ (who can struggle with their mental health & wellbeing). You'll be supporting them and also running activities which are geared towards supporting the LGBT+ community. 

Community inclusion and mentoring volunteer

(Roles available in Dover, Thanet, Shepway, and Dartford, Gravesham & Swanley)

Help (sometimes vulnerable) adults who are feeling isolated to engage in new activities and become more involved with their local community. You could help someone simply by accompanying them to the gym, supermarket, park, community centre or an appointment.

Mental health champion - for the Sheppey Community Network

Help us raise awareness of mental ill health – how it can affect people and what they can do to get support – amongst communities on Sheppey.

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