We are still welcoming applications from volunteers who would like to become Neighbourhood Champions with us.  

Our Neighbourhood Champions are a group of volunteers raising awareness of Link Age Southwark in their local communities. This role is about promoting our volunteer opportunities, services and events, building connections with local organisations and alerting us to opportunities within the borough of Southwark in order to help support and grow the charity.

"You get to help others and give something back to the community"

This role requires:
  • volunteering for approximately 1 hour per week
  • identifying and connecting with local businesses who could support Link Age Southwark by providing raffle prizes or hosting a fundraising event
  • putting up flyers for upcoming events in your neighbourhood
  • promoting our services and volunteering opportunities amongst your contacts
  • finding local community events for Link Age Southwark to have a stand with leaflets, promoting our services and volunteering opportunities
  • placing and collecting coin collection tins in cafés, restaurants, shops etc.
  • attendance at a volunteer induction
  • completion of a full Disclosure Barring Service and character reference check
  • a commitment to working within the policies of Link Age Southwark

We cover all reasonable expenses and are happy to provide references for volunteers who have completed 6 months of volunteering with us. 

How do I apply?

Complete online application form

If you would prefer, you can also download our application form here and email to volunteering@linkagesouthwark.org