Volunteering opportunities

There are so many volunteering opportunities across Coram, from reading to young learners to joining our Parent Champions network.

Explore our range of opportunities which suit different levels of expertise and time-commitments, and find out how to apply below.

Independent Visitors 

Make a difference to a looked after child by becoming an Independent Visitor - a reliable, consistent role model who visits a child independently.Become an Independent Visitor

 

Child Law Advice Helpline

If you have studied or are in the process of studying either family, child or education law, you can volunteer for our Child Law Advice helpline and provide advice and guidance to families. 
Find out more about the Helpline 

 

Children's Advocacy Helpline

At Coram Voice we're looking for volunteers for our Children's Advocacy Helpline. This is a great opportunity to make a difference and gain experience working for a national children’s rights charity.
 Learn about the Helpline

 

Parent Champions 

If you’re a parent, you can volunteer a few hours a week to talk to other parents about the local services available to families. 
Become a Parent Champion

 

Adoption and Fostering Champions

Every year we hold Adoption and Fostering Activity Days for prospective adopters, foster carers and children in care. This is a fun and successful way for prospective parents and children to interact in a relaxed environment. We require volunteers to help with the smooth-running of the day, which could include anything from face-painting to bouncy castle duty! Volunteers will need to be DBS checked and be able to share their motivation for wanting to join us at one of these amazing and emotional national events.

 Enquire about becoming a champion

Reading Helpers

A Coram Beanstalk reading helper is a volunteer who is trained and supported to help children develop their reading confidence and ability. You'll work with children on a one-to-one basis, giving them consistent support to practice reading skills and increase confidence and self-esteem.
Become a Reading Helper

 

Youth Offending Service (YOS) Participation Volunteers

We are looking for volunteers who want to make a difference to the lives of children and young people involved with the youth offending service in Stockport.

Find out more about YOS Participation Volunteers

 

 

Back to top of page