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  • 113th Birmingham 1st Ariel Scout Group

    Scouting is a youth based movement which aims to progress young people to become a better citizen whilst developing personal skills and achievements. Ariel Scout Group is based in Selly Oak park and is led by a team of young and dynamic leaders, many of whom either work or go...

  • 1851 Trust

    The 1851 Trust is a dynamic and innovative education charity committed to inspiring young people to become innovators of the future and stewards of the environment. We harness the power of professional sport to challenge perceptions and to excite more young people about the opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering and...

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    Acorns Children's Hospice

    Established in 1988, Acorns Children’s Hospice Trust is a registered charity offering a network of care for life limited and life threatened babies, children and young people and their families, across the heart of England.

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    Action for Blind People (part of RNIB group)

    Action for Blind People is part of the RNIB Group of charities and offers practical and emotional support for people living with any level of sight loss. This includes welfare, employment and technology support, social opportunities and community outreach.

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    Action for Children

    From before they are born until they are into their twenties, we help disadvantaged children across the UK. We help them through fostering or adoption and by intervening early to stop neglect and abuse. We make life better for children with disabilities. We influence policy and advocate for change. Our...

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    Action on Hearing Loss

    We are Action on Hearing Loss. We help people confronting deafness, tinnitus and hearing loss to live the life they choose. We enable them to take control of their lives and remove the barriers in their way. You could be helping people to maintain their hearing aids at local drop...

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    Action Tutoring

    We are an education charity supporting pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds to achieve a meaningful level of academic attainment, with a view to helping them progress to further education, employment or training. We provide high quality volunteer tutors to work with pupils, increasing their subject knowledge, confidence and study skills.

  • Advice Centre, Guild of Students

    We are here to provide free, impartial and confidential information, advice and representation on a wide range of issues to all students of the University of Birmingham. We specialise in five areas of law: academic, employment, finance, housing and immigration.

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    Age Concern Birmingham

    Age Concern Birmingham is a charity that is dedicated to providing a high quality service and has at its heart key values that it operates by. We have highlighted our mission statement and core values. Our Mission Statement To excel in all our endeavours to meet the needs of older...

  • Aldridge School

    Aldridge is a comprehensive school for pupils of all abilities and backgrounds, aged between 11 and 19. Aldridge School became an academy in April 2012.

  • Alzheimer's Research UK

    Alzheimer’s Research UK firmly believes in the power of research to create a world free from the fear, harm and heartbreak of dementia.

  • Alzheimer's Society

    We are the UK's leading dementia support and research charity, here for anyone affected by any form of dementia in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. We provide information and practical and emotional support to help people live well with dementia, and we invest in world-class research with the...

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    Art Works

    Art Works Hall Green promotes and seeks to enable creative arts in the Hall Green Constituency,

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    Aspire4U CIC’s mission is to support communities to create better futures by for those in the community. We use events and experiences to amplify this message. Aspire4U CIC (Community Interest Company) is is a not for profit community engagement organisation that uses the arts to develop mindsets towards well...

  • Autism West Midlands charity

    We are the leading charity in the West Midlands for people with autism. We use our passion and expertise to enrich the lives of people with autism and those who love and care for them. Our passionate, expert staff and volunteers work across all age groups and abilities, providing direct...

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    Badminton England

    We are the organisation for all things badminton in England for everyone who wants to get involved whatever age, ability or gender. We love playing, watching and supporting badminton. We want everyone in England to do the same and become part of the badminton community, whether as a player, coach...

  • Barnardo's

    We are children's charity and work with children from specific groups, including those in care and on the child protection register, those who care for a family member who is ill and young people who have been sexually exploited.Whatever the issue, we believe that with the right help...

  • Barnardos (Birmingham Think Family)

    Barnardo’s transforms the lives of the most vulnerable children across the UK through the work of our services, campaigning and research expertise. We believe we can bring out the very best in every child whether the issue is child poverty, sexual exploitation, disability or domestic violence

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    Base 25

    Base 25 is a young person information and advice centre offering a daily drop in service and a range of targeted and specialised projects that include: counselling, gender based projects, anger management programme, young dads work, BRFC (Building Resilient Families and Communities), projects around gang prevention, child sex exploitation and...

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    Birmingham Centre for Arts Therapies (BCAT)

    The Birmingham Centre for Arts Therapies is a registered charity which was set up in 1993 to provide an accessible arts therapies and arts in health service throughout the Midlands, the UK and extending to an international service. We assist children and adults who are experiencing mental health , behavioral or...

  • Birmingham Children's Hospital Charity

    Imagine you are 5 years old and going into hospital tomorrow. Hospital's bewildering, scary and unsettling for anyone but especially for children and that is why Birmingham Children's Hospital is a fundraising hospital. Whether its £5 to fund some crayons and colouring books whilst waiting for test results...

  • Birmingham Community Development Scheme

    BCDS is a specialist consultancy organisation in the West Midlands that provides training to young offenders, real life experience through real testimonies from serving inmates, and ex-offenders. BCDS specialises in the delivery of behaviour modification workshops, seminars, and programmes for people who are offending, or who are at risk...

  • Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

    We provide high quality, accessible and responsive community and specialist services within Birmingham and the West Midlands. We deliver over 100 clinical services, out in peoples homes and in over 400 hospitals, health centres and clinics. We provide services for adults, children, people with learning disabilities, those with rehabilitation needs...

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    Birmingham Museums Trust

    Birmingham Museums has nine extraordinary venues that provide a fascinating glimpse into Birmingham's rich and vibrant past and showcase world class museum collections.

  • Birmingham PHAB Camps

    Birmingham PHAB Camps is a voluntary organisation that provides holidays aimed at creating inclusion for disadvantaged young people, with and without disabilities, from the Birmingham area. We are staffed entirely by volunteers. Our children are given the opportunity to participate in new and challenging experiences and everyone can take part...

  • Birmingham Red Cross

    The British Red Cross helps people in crisis, whoever and wherever they are. We are part of a global voluntary network, responding to conflicts, natural disasters and individual emergencies. We help vulnerable people in the UK and abroad prepare for, withstand and recover from emergencies in their own communities.

  • Birmingham Sherbourne Sea Cadets

    Uniformed Youth Organisation providing education and training on a nautical theme to young people aged 10-18. Activities include: rowing, sailing, kayaking, windsurfing, football, catering, first aid, drill, seamanship, marine engineering, meteorology, navigation skills, adventure training etc.

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    Birmingham St Mary's Hospice

    Birmingham St Mary’s Hospice is an independent adult hospice providing end of life care and support to people across Birmingham and Sandwell. Since 1979, we have supported over 50,000 individuals and their families, carers and loved ones. We offer a range of services at the Hospice, in people...

  • Birmingham Vision

    Birmingham Vision are a local registered charity that support people with sight loss to live more independent and active lives. We have a great sports programme and provide exciting events and activities for people living with sight loss in Birmingham.

  • Birmingham Youth Empowerment Project

    Birmingham Youth Empowerment Project works to inspire, motivate and empower children and young people in Birmingham and the West Midlands. Through mentoring, education, training and intervention programmes we aim to build self-esteem and quality of life, laying the foundations for a healthy transition into adulthood.

  • Birmingham Youth Empowerment Project CIC

    Birmingham Youth Empowerment Project (BYEP) is a community based, Social Enterprise that works on behalf of children and young people in Birmingham and the West Midlands. BYEP holds the Approved Provider Standard (APS) from the Mentoring and Befriending Foundation. BYEP aims to build self-esteem and quality of life, laying...

  • Black Country Living Museum

    Black Country Living Museum is an open air museum site in Dudley, West Midlands. We focus on the social-industrial history of the area in the late 19th and early 20th centuries and use living history interpretation to make history come to life.

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    We fund world-class research and offer expert information and support to anyone affected by leukaemia, lymphoma, myeloma and other blood cancer related disorders.

  • Blue Cross (Bromsgrove Rehoming Centre)

    Animal welfare charity

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    Every 30 seconds someone, somewhere in the world is killed in a road crash. Brake works to stop road deaths and injuries by campaigning for safer roads; supports people bereaved or injured in road crashes; and raises public awareness for sustainable transport.

  • brap

    brap is transforming the way we think and do equality. We support organisations, communities, and cities with meaningful approaches to learning, change, research, engagement. We are a partner and friend to anyone who ebleives in the rights and potential of all human beings.

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    Breast Cancer Haven

    Breast Cancer Haven is the charity that supports women through their breast cancer treatment. When breast cancer tries to rob a woman of her individuality, her confidence or her strength, we provide the tailored package of emotional, physical and practical support that helps her hold on to them.

  • British Red Cross

    British Red Cross provide a huge range of services to people in the UK and across the world including emergency response, protecting people in armed conflict, refugee support, finding missing family, and preparing for disasters.

  • British Universities & Colleges Sport (BUCS)

    The National Governing Body for Higher Education sport in the UK.

  • Canal and River Trust

    The Canal and River Trust is here so you have a place to escape. A place where you can step off the pavement, onto the towpath and breathe. We are a charity, and we are entrusted to care for 2,000 miles of waterways in England and Wales. On top...

  • Cancer Research UK

    Huge progress has been made in beating cancer over the last five years. Cancer Research UK has funded a substantial programme of activities covering research, information and influencing public policy. Together with our partners, we have had a significant impact which has helped to reduce the number of cancer deaths...

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    Cancer Research UK - Birmingham Beats Cancer

    Cancer Research UK is the world’s leading cancer charity dedicated to saving lives through research. Our pioneering work into the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancer has helped save millions of lives. Today, 2 in 4 people survive their cancer for at least 10 years. Cancer Research UK’s...

  • Cardiomyopathy UK

    Cardiomyopathy UK is the national charity for people affected by the heart muscle disease, cardiomyopathy. Our vision is for everyone affected by cardiomyopathy to lead long and fulfilling lives. We are a specialist charity providing information, advice and support to enable anyone affected by cardiomyopathy to live as full a...


    We provide Advocacy and support to Adults with Learning Disabilities from 18-43; years, in the South Birmingham Area. We are a registered charity who have been providing advocacy for over 28 years. We very much believe people with Learning Disabilities need a voice especially now with the huge cuts...

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    Castle Bromwich Hall Gardens Trust

    10 acres of magnificent historic, 18th century, garden tucked behind junction 5 of the M6 in northeast Birmingham. A developing visitor attraction run by volunteers, opening 250 days a year running public events, wildlife, gardening and family projects. An extremely rare survival, a hidden treasure; a place of beauty to...

  • Chadgrove School

    A specialist day school for pupils aged 2-15 who have a physical disability and/or learning difficulty.

  • Challenges Abroad

    Volunteer abroad this Summer for an experience of a lifetime. Volunteer with Birmingham students with our charity The FutureSense Foundation, to really make a difference. We offer fundraising challenges to the following destinations: Thailand, Tanzania, Romania, India, Cambodia, Nepal and Peru. We are also looking for Challenge Leaders to recruit...

  • Changes UK CIC

    We are an innovative, user-led, community-based Community Interest Company and a registered charity. We provide supported housing and holistic services for people in recovery from drug and alcohol addiction, including those who are referred by Probation and those who have recently left drug rehabilitation schemes. We provide an...

  • CHICKS Charity

    CHICKS is a registered charity which provides FREE five day respite breaks for children aged between 8 and 15 years old who are living in difficult or deprived conditions and will not of had an opportunity to have another break in that year. The breaks provide the opportunity to have...

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    Child Bereavement UK

    Child Bereavement UK supports families and educates professionals when a baby or child dies or is dying, or when a child is facing bereavement. Every year we train nearly 7000 professionals, helping them to better understand and meet the needs of grieving families.

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    Choose Water

    Let me introduce ourself, we are a non-profit water company called Choose Water (www.ch2oose.com). We donate 100% of our profits to our charity partner, Water For Africa (www.waterforafrica.org.uk). As the name suggests they provide clean drinking water to those who need it the most...

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    At CoachBright, we aim to widen university access for high potential pupils by pairing them up with the best coaches. Through coaching, our pupils improve their prospects of entering top universities in 3 ways: grades, confidence and expectations. We’re looking for university students to do one hour/week of...

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    Code Club UK

    Students - We Need You! Code Club UK is a nationwide network of volunteers and educators who run free coding clubs for young people aged 9-13. Are you a student keen to share your skills and spare time to help inspire the next generation? Then we want you to become...

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    Code First Girls

    Code First: Girls runs free part-time coding courses for young women/university students across the UK and Ireland. Over the past 5 years we have taught 5,500+ women how to code for free and delivered £3.3 million+; worth of free coding education. Many community courses...

  • Cole Valley South District Scouts

    Cole Valley South District Scouts changes lives by offering 6- to 25-year-olds fun and challenging activities, unique experiences, everyday adventure and the chance to help others so that we make a positive impact in communities. We have Scout groups and Explorer units covering the south eastern quarter of...

  • Craftspace

    Craftspace is a charity creating opportunities to see, make and be curious about exceptional contemporary craft. We are based in Birmingham and work collaboratively regionally, nationally and internationally. We build relationships between artists, people and organisations and encourage the sharing of ideas, skills and knowledge. We have 30 years’ experience...

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    Crisis is the national charity for homeless people. We are determined to end homelessness. We do it person by person and by influencing policies to ensure everyone has a place to call home. Homelessness is devastating, leaving people vulnerable and isolated.Crisis offers ground-breaking housing, health, education and employment...

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    Crohn's and Colitis UK

    Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis - two of the main forms of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (or IBD), affect more than 300,000 people in the UK. Yet it is largely a hidden disease, and one that causes stigma, fear and isolation. We’re the UK’s leading charity in the...

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    CT Furniture

    CT Furniture is a charity that sells and delivers second hand furniture at affordable prices. We also collect donated items free of charge from residents across Birmingham.

  • Cystic Fibrosis Trust

    The Cystic Fibrosis Trust are the only UK-wide charity making a daily difference to the lives of people with cystic fibrosis, and those who care for them.

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    DanceXchange is a Birmingham-based dance organisation dedicated to making and showing great dance. We set out to involve artists and the wider community in our work. And we’re proud to be an important part of making Birmingham a place where dance artists can live, work and thrive.

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    Diabetes UK

    Our vision is a world where diabetes can do no harm: where fewer people get diabetes; where those with diabetes live well; and where ultimately a cure is found. Because we’re the leading UK charity for people affected by diabetes it’s our responsibility to lead the fight against...

  • Digital Unite

    Provides training and mentor support for volunteer Digital Champions who work in communities to help people gain basic digital skills.

  • Disability Resource Centre

    Supports disabled people to take control of their own lives and to actively seek out opportunities to achieve their full potential as individuals in mainstream society. Under the direction of the Wellbeing Co-ordinators, to provide peer mentoring support to beneficiaries who are frail elderly people with multiple health conditions...

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    Dudley Canal and Tunnel Trust

    Volunteering with Dudley Canal Trust (Trips) is for anyone who has a passion for protecting our heritage, particularly relating to Black Country Canals and Industry; an interest in telling our stories to school children; loves working with the public and getting involved with family events. We run narrow boat trips...

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    Ellie's Friends

    Ellie’s Friends is dedicated to improving the lives of adults living with cancer, all around the UK. We provide frequent freebies from caring businesses and individuals, to offset some of the financial and psychological impact of a cancer diagnosis. We help to reinstate ‘treats’ and give our registered users...

  • EngineeringUK

    EngineeringUK delivers The Big Bang UK Young Engineers & Scientists Fair. The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Fair is the largest celebration of STEM for young people in the UK! From the 15th-18th March 2017 at The NEC in Birmingham, over 70,000 young people, teachers and...

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    Community food network, sourcing excess food that would go to land fill that is still in date. Surplus stock that would benefit communities , food banks, supported housing , schools ect

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    Father Hudson's Care

    Father Hudson's Care is a charity based in Coleshill and offers services to people in need in order to improve their quality of life. The service was founded in 1902 and today we are working beyond the original purpose and greatly value diversity. Our services include: Adult Care Services...

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    FoodCycle is a national charity that cooks three course community meals in 29 locations. We take surplus food from supermarkets and our army of volunteers cook it up into healthy, three course meals for vulnerable people. We have two projects in Birmingham: Every Sunday we cook a meal at Birmingham...

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    Free Radio Cash For Kids

    We are collecting gifts for the 1 in 4 children around here STILL living in poverty. We need help sorting gifts these ready to be collected by children's services and women's refuges in the area before Christmas.

  • Freedom from Torture

    Freedom from Torture is the largest charity providing rehabilitative therapy services for torture survivors in the UK. We have a multi-disciplinary team of therapists, counsellors and psychologists, medical doctors, lawyers, welfare advisers, campaigners, policy officers and researchers. We have 5 centres in the UK including one in Birmingham.

  • Global Buddies

    Peer-to-peer support for International Students.

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    Goalball UK

    Goalball is an exciting Paralympic indoor, 3-aside team sport, of attack and defend.The sport was devised in 1946 to help rehabilitate soldiers who had lost their sight during the war. It has been played throughout the world ever since, at the highest level, by people who are blind...

  • Guide Dogs

    Guide Dogs deliver a service called My Guide. My Guide aims to support blind and partially sighted people to get out and about and do the things they want to do in their local area. The My Guide service has vetted and appropriately trained volunteers who use guiding techniques to...

  • Guild Advice- University of Birmingham Guild

    Supports and advocates on behalf of the Students at the University of Birmingham

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    Guild of Students - Community Wardens Scheme

    Community Wardens work in the local community around the University (mainly Selly Oak) to make it safer, cleaner and greener. We run a range of projects, from litter picks, to fundraising and community events and need help from volunteers to support all of these.

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    Guild of Students - Student Voice

    The Student Voice department within the Guild of Students will offer volunteering opportunities with University departments which we work closely with.

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    Guild of Students, Univerity of Birmingham

    If you’re a student at the University of Birmingham, then you’re automatically a member of the Guild of Students. As a charity and the students’ union for more than 34,000 students, we’re here to help you develop skills outside of study, have fun, meet new people...

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    Guild Volunteering

    At the volunteering department want to provide you guys with the most fantastic volunteering opportunities available!

  • Hall Green School

    A secondary academy in South Birmingham

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    Healthwatch Birmingham

    Healthwatch Birmingham is the independent consumer champion created to listen and gather the public and patient’s experiences of using local health and social care services. This includes services like GPs, pharmacists, hospitals, dentists, care homes and community based care. Every voice counts - Healthwatch Birmingham ensures the public voice is...

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    Human Relief Foundation

    Human Relief Foundation is an International Aid organisation who work in countries such as Jordan, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Ghana and many more. We are looking for volunteers who are interested in International Development, events management, fundraising or volunteers generally looking to help others, gain team building skills and something to add...

  • Institute of Art and Ideas

    There is little that we can be certain about, but we can be confident that a time will come when our current beliefs and assumptions are seen as mistaken, our heroes - like the imperial adventurers of the past - are regarded as villains, and our morality is viewed as bigoted prejudice...

  • Irise International

    Irise International works to support the education and empowerment of women and girls in East Africa through keeping girls in school and creating income generating opportunities for marginalised women. We advocate for a better world for all women and girls and amplify their voices in order to inspire change. We...

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    Joseph Chamberlain Sixth Form College

    Joseph Chamberlain Sixth Form College is a college that caters for students from the ages of 16-19 in A-Level and Vocational programmes of study. Joseph Chamberlain College has the highest A-level pass rate of all colleges in Birmingham and Solihull for the past two years.

  • JQDT

    The Jewellery Quarter Development Trust are looking for volunteers to help with new and ongoing projects! If you are interested in the Jewellery Quarter and can spare a few hours, either regularly or on an ad hoc basis, please get in touch as we would love to hear from you...

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    Leaf Creative Arts CIC

    Leaf Creative Arts use the arts and music to tap into what is important to people living with dementia and their carers as well as isolated people or people living with mental health issues. We encourage people to celebrate their individuality and explore their creativity through relaxed and informal sessions...

  • Leonard Cheshire Disability

    Leonard Cheshire Disability supports disabled people throughout the UK and overseas.We offer support to disabled people in many different ways: In their own homes, in residential services or in supported living. Through activities in day centres and respite services. Skills development through employment, education, Volunteering and digital inclusion projects...

  • Lordswood Boys School

    Academic Mentoring: Helping and assisting small groups of students who may be falling behind in their studies. The focus will be upon supporting the core subjects of English, Maths and Science. You will be gaining valuable experience in working with young children, years 7-10.

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    Macmillan Cancer Support

    At Macmillan we support people affected by cancer. From help with money worries and advice about work, to someone who’ll listen, we’re here so that no one has to face cancer alone.

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    Marie Curie

    Our nurses work night and day, in people’s homes across the UK, providing hands-on care and vital emotional support. Our hospices offer specialist round-the-clock care. And we help people throughout their illness by giving practical information, support from trained volunteers and being there when someone wants...

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    Midland Mencap

    Midland Mencap provide a range of choice based care and support services for people with learning disabilities and their family carers. Our vision is a world where everybody is listened to, heard, valued and included as active and equal citizens in their community and in society, regardless of need.

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    Midlands Arts Centre (MAC)

    Midlands Arts Centre (MAC) was named Most Visited Free Attraction in the West Midlands by VisitEngland. Founded in 1962 MAC exists to make participation in innovative, creative arts activities an important part of people's lives. It is home to a wealth of contemporary and accessible arts events, courses and...

  • MIND / Mentoring & Advocacy Support Hub

    The Mentoring & Advocacy Support Hub (M.A.S.H), was initially developed to support young African and Caribbean men with lived experience of mental health problems in Birmingham to build resilience and confidence to aid recovery. This was expected to involve relevant training and ongoing support to enable network...

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    Momentum Skills

    Momentum skills is a brain injury service which provides cognitive, emotional and vocational support to individuals with an acquired brain injury.

  • Moseley Road Baths CIO

    We exist to secure the future of the Grade II* Moseley Road Baths as a swimming pool and heritage asset for the local community of Balsall Heath and people further afield. We aim to take on operating the swimming pool as part of a wider partnership working together to secure...

  • Motor Neurone Disease Association

    The Motor Neurone Disease Association is the only national charity in England, Wales and Northern Ireland focused on MND care, research and campaigning.

  • MSL Test

    Testing the system

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    My Cause UK

    We are a Bristol-based company that recruits volunteers for festivals across the UK, whether it be local ones such as Tokyo World or Love Saves The Day, or massive events such as Boomtown. Through giving your time, whether it be by wristbanding, ticket-checking, or any of the other...

  • Narthex Sparkhill

    A charity based in South East Birmingham supporting people who are iscolated and in crisis. Projects include Sparkhill foodbank a Clothesbank, and a resource centre for Asylum Seekers, Refugees and people fleeing domestic abuse.

  • NCS @ Oxfordshire County Council

    To provide support to the team in delivering Oxfordshire County Councils NCS programme to a team of 15 NCS participants. Attending the 4 week programme and supporting young people on residentials and in the communities of Oxfordshire

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    New Heights Warren Farm Community Project

    We are a small charity based in the heart of Kingstanding. Our project has two community sites, St. John’s Centre and New Heights Community Cafe. Both are located on Warren Farm Road. New Heights became a charity in 2007 but as a community group was active for a number...

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    New Hope Birmingham

    New Hope, Birmingham is registered as a charity with Charity Commission of England and Wales, to support those who are disadvantaged in our society by providing comprehensive guidance and training to excel as individuals and families. The projects and initiatives that our organisation implements are based on the primary objective...

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    A community project which prevents homelessness and reduces poverty through furniture reuse, digital inclusion, and a volunteering for employment programme. Last year we re-used 160 tonnes of quality, unwanted furniture destined for landfill, and helped those moving from hostel accommodation to a council tenancy, to furnish their new homes...

  • Nordoff Robbins

    Nordoff Robbins is the largest independent music therapy charity in the UK, dedicated to changing the lives of vulnerable and isolated people. We support thousands of people in our own centres and by working in partnership with a wide range of organisations including care homes, schools and hospitals. When delivered...

  • North Smethwick Development Trust

    North Smethwick Development Trust (NSDT) manages the Brasshouse community centre and is a development trust concerned with the social and economic welfare of local people. We provide a range of services and activities to improve the lives of local people. These services include: welfare rights, community café enterprise, all day...

  • NSPCC - Childline

    Childline offers a listening service to children and young people 24/7, at night we support some of society's most vulnerable young people by providing them with a confidential service to talk about their concerns.

  • Oceanic Consulting

    The UK's leading Ethnic promotions and consulting company - We deliver campaigns and events in Manchester, Birmingham and Glasgow

  • On the Record

    On the Record is an innovative oral history and community heritage organisation.

  • Ormiston Shelfield Community Academy

    We are a larger than average 11 - 18 academy located in Pelsall, Walsall. Our values of Aspiration Positivity Responsibility and Achievement drive our everyday experiences with our students and we strive to offer them the best education in order to secure the best future chances for them. We have a...

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    Oxfam raises £1m each Summer thanks to our hard-working volunteer stewards. The money generated by our stewards' time goes towards our vital work to help people living in poverty around the world.

  • Oxford Mencap

    Each year in the glorious Oxfordshire countryside, Oxford Mencap organizes 4 weeks of holidays for adults & young people with learning disabilities. Around 8–18 campers aged 10-50yrs attend each week with a similar number of volunteers. Each week is filled with outings and activities. Examples of these are...

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    Pat Benson Boxing Academy

    Pat Benson Boxing Academy is a charity which provides support and assistance to the local community through a variety of initiatives and projects ranging from women only groups, MindFit mental health boxercise sessions, homework clubs and volunteer opportunities. PBBA prides itself on being an inclusive environment and works closely with...

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    Pen Museum

    Set in Birmingham's Jewellery Quarter, The Pen Museum is unique in the UK. It celebrates the legacy of Birmingham's 19th century steel pen trade, where mass production first made mass communication possible. And through exports, made an enormous contribution to global literacy. In effect, this is where the...

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    Pod Children's Charity

    Pod Children’s Charity is a nationwide charity which organises entertainment for children in hospital. Pod helps to alleviate the trauma of a hospital stay by sowing the seeds of fun, laughter and feeling better. Pod’s magicians and balloon artists, bring joy to the lives of children in150 hospitals...

  • Prostate Cancer UK

    Prostate Cancer UK has a simple ambition – to stop men dying from prostate cancer. Through shifting the science over the next 10 years to focus on radical improvements in diagnosis, treatment, prevention, and support, we will stop prostate cancer being a killer.

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    Radio Lollipop

    Radio Lollipop believes in the healing power of play - providing smiles and laughter to children at a time when they need it most. One in four children are admitted to a hospital before reaching age 14. Though some patients are short-stay, many have a recurring need for care and...

  • Remembering Srebrenica

    Remembering Srebrenica is a UK charitable initiative dedicated to commemorating the victims of genocide in Srebrenica in July 1995. There are various roles available in the Birmingham office.

  • Resources for Autism

    Resources for Autism is a dynamic and practical organisation providing services for children and young people with an autistic spectrum condition and for their families and carers. We are currently recruiting University Students who are seeking to gain new skills and experiences whilst making a difference to the people we...

  • RNIB

    We’re the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB), the UK’s leading charity supporting blind and partially sighted people. We offer practical and emotional support to those that need us, so they can continue living life to the full.

  • Ronald McDonald House Charities

    Ronald McDonald House Birmingham provides free 'home away from home' accommodation to families of children receiving treatment at Birmingham Children's Hospital.

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    The RSPB is the UK’s largest nature conservation charity, inspiring everyone to give nature a home. Together with our partners, we protect threatened birds and wildlife so our towns, coast and countryside will teem with life once again. We play a leading role in BirdLife International, a worldwide partnership...


    The largest animal welfare organisation founded in 1824. It's aims are to prevent cruelty and to promote kindness to animals. We have over 300 uniformed inspectors, 55 animal centres and over 8,000 volunteers helping to promote animal welfare.

  • Safeside - West Midlands Fire Service

    Safeside is a state-of-the-art, scenario-based. Experiential learning safety complex which provides an innovative, enjoyable learning experience that inspires people to think and act safely.

  • Samaritans Birmingham

    Samaritans provide emotional support to people experiencing distress or despair, including those with suicidal thoughts.

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    Sea Cadets

    We are the UKs largest maritime youth organisation. We offer young people age 10 - 18 a chance to gain a wide range of skills and qualifications to get the best head start in life. Our units are run by volunteers, which gain qualifications in a wide range of waterborne skills...



    We are a local charity working to end loneliness and social isolation experienced by many older people in society. Older people can be lonely and become isolated for a number of reasons. We offer Befriending visits to older people in their homes; social groups; escorted shopping trips; outings; exercise classes...

  • Sense logo


    Sense is a national disability charity that supports people with complex communication needs to be understood, connected and valued. We are here for every person who faces communication barriers in a world that relies on being able to see and hear well to be connected. Our flexible and personalised services...

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    Shaw Trust

    Shaw Trust is a national charity who support people with various disadvantages back to work. We operate a Work and Health programme in the Central England region that works with people with mental health conditions, physical disabilities and the long-term unemployed to help them into employment.

  • Shire Oak Academy

    11-19 Comprehensive school. Note: they don't require insurance as they are an academy.

  • Simmer Down Festival CIC

    Free Music Festival in Birmingham open to all ages. Live Reggae music, food stalls, arts and crafts.

  • Smart Works Birmingham

    Smart Works is a UK charity that provides high quality interview clothes, styling advice and interview training to women in need. We give women the confidence, the self-belief and the practical tools they require to succeed at interview and start a new chapter of their life. At the core...

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    Solihull SENDIAS

    We provide information and advice on: The law on SEND; Applying information to your own situation; SEND support in early years, mainstream, special schools and post-16 institutions; Statements and education, health and care (EHC) plans and procedures; Personalisation and personal budgets; What to do when things go wrong; Managing...

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    Springfield Project

    The Springfield Project has a passion for our local community in Sparkhill. We are committed to providing a safe and welcoming space in which people from diverse backgrounds can meet and receive support. We are a registered charity and company limited by guarantee. The Project developed from St Christopher's...

  • Square Peg Foundation CIC

    Charitable organisation supporting children with additional needs by providing a range of accessible and appropriate leisure facilities and events

  • Starbank Secondary School

    Starbank School is a mixed all-through school. The school is located over three sites that are close to the boundaries of Bordesley Green, Small Heath and Yardley in Birmingham, West Midlands, England. Our aim is to be open and inclusive to all parents, providing a secure and caring environment...

  • Street Child

    We believe that every child deserves the right to safety and to be empowered through education. Working in some of the poorest areas in the world, we strive to ensure that every child has the chance to go to school and learn. Street Child began our work in Sierra Leone...

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    We're working with families, communities, policy-makers and partner organisations right across the UK to make it easier for people to walk and cycle. We're making journeys safer and empowering people to make travel choices which are good for them, their neighbourhoods and the environment.

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    Team Birmingham

    T.E.A.M Birmingham supports both local and major events in Birmingham; recruiting, deploying and managing volunteers. Our major and local events schedule couldn't be delivered without the support of these amazing people.

  • Teenage Cancer Trust logo

    Teenage Cancer Trust

    Around seven young people aged between 13 and 24 are diagnosed with cancer every day in the UK. They need expert treatment and support from the moment they hear the word ‘cancer.’ We’re the only charity dedicated to making this happen.

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  • The Access Project logo

    The Access Project

    The Access Project is an innovative education charity that helps bright young people from disadvantaged backgrounds gain places at top universities. Our volunteers are trained and supported to be exceptional tutors who work with our students for an hour a week to raise their grades. In addition, a dedicated school...

  • The Barber Institute of Fine Arts

    Monet, Manet and Magritte; Renoir, Rubens, Rossetti and Rodin; Degas, Delacroix and Van Dyck – as well as Botticelli, Poussin, Turner, Gainsborough, Gauguin, Van Gogh, Bellows, Hodgkin and Auerbach… You can see key works by all these- and many more- great artists in the galleries at the Barber Institute of Fine...

  • The Big Bang Fair

    The Big Bang UK Young Scientists and Engineers Fair is the largest celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) for young people in the UK. Over 70,000 visitors will enjoy a range of exciting theatre shows, hands-on activities, interactive workshops and excellent careers information over the four...

  • The Blurt Foundation- Mental Health Peer Education Project logo

    The Blurt Foundation- Mental Health Peer Education Project

    The Blurt Peer Project, supported by the Aviva Community Fund, is a groundbreaking, peer-led project focused on improving the mental health of young people aged 5-24, equipping them with essential tools to ultimately achieve happier, healthier and fulfilled lives. We are looking for uni students to join the...

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    The Coffin Works

    Newman Brothers at The Coffin Works is a new heritage attraction located on the edge of the Jewellery Quarter in Birmingham. This grade II* listed factory and its contents tells the story of Newman Brothers, Birmingham’s last coffin-furniture factory who operated from their Fleet Street premises for over...


    The ExtraCare Charitable Trust was established in 1988. We operate retirement villages and smaller housing developments around our Midlands base and further south. Our Vision is better lives for older people. Our Mission is creating sustainable communities that provide homes older people want, lifestyles they can enjoy and care if...

  • The Lord's Taverners

    The Lord's Taverners is the UK's leading youth cricket and disability sports charity, founded in 1950 at the Tavern pub at Lord's Cricket Ground. Supporting some of the most marginalised and at risk young people in the UK, the charity works to enhance lives through sport and...

  • The ONE Campaign

    ONE is a grassroots advocacy and campaigning organisation with more than 7.5 million members worldwide that fights extreme poverty and preventable disease, particularly in Africa. We hold world leaders to account for the commitments they’ve made to fight extreme poverty, and we campaign for better development policies and...

  • The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust logo

    The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

    The independent charity that cares for the world’s greatest Shakespeare heritage sites in Stratford-upon-Avon, and promotes the enjoyment and understanding of his works, life and times all over the world. Celebrating Shakespeare is at the heart of everything we do.

  • The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham & Black Country

    The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country was founded in 1980. We are the only charity that is uniquely focused on protecting and enriching the habitats and wildlife of Birmingham, Dudley, Sandwell, Walsall and Wolverhampton. Our focus is to create a ‘Living Landscape’ where space for nature is...

  • Thrive

    Thrive is a charity which delivers social and therapeutic horticulture and is based in Kings Heath Park. We aim to make positive changes in the lives of people living with physical or learning disabilities, ill health or who are isolated or disadvantaged. The regional centre, in the former BBC TV...

  • UKPIPS Limited

    We are a very small charity based in Evesham, Worcs and were founded in 2012. We provide advocacy, support and practical help to people who suffer from a medical condition called Primary Immune Deficiency. This is an incurable genetic condition which means that people with it (about 1 in every...

  • University of Birmingham

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  • University of Birmingham School

    The University of Birmingham School opened in Sept 2015. We are an all ability inclusive secondary school for children and an academically-selective Sixth Form open to students from across Birmingham. The vision of the School is to create a learning community that will transform lives by raising the aspirations...

  • University of Birmingham Sport

    The Uo Sport pasSPORT programme offers volunteering opportunities both on campus and in the local community. Volunteering is a key factor that many employers look for on a CV or application form. The benefits of volunteering in sport include: Gain knowledge and experience in the sporting environment Develop transferable life...

  • University of Birmingham: Equality and Diversity Team

    Hi there. We are the Equality and Diversity team for students at the University of Birmingham. We work with a wide range of people connected to the University to ensure that it becomes a more equitable place.

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    UpRising Birmingham

    UpRising is a UK-wide youth leadership development organisation, which opens pathways to power for talented young people from diverse and underrepresented backgrounds.

  • ValeFest

    A student group which organises a yearly summer music festival on The Vale, Edgbaston. All proceeds of the event go to chosen charities, which this year are SifaFireside and ShelterBox!

  • Variety, the Children's Charity logo

    Variety, the Children's Charity

    Variety is dedicated to supporting children and young people across the UK who are sick, disabled or disadvantaged by providing Sunshine coaches and wheelchairs to taking children on amazing days out through its Variety at Work programme. A wheelchair doesn’t just provide mobility. It lets the child ‘join in...

  • Victim Support - National Support Centre logo

    Victim Support - National Support Centre

    Victim Support (VS) is the independent charity for people affected by crime and traumatic events in England and Wales. Our specialist teams provide individual, independent, emotional and practical help to enable people to cope and recover from the effects of crime. We work locally to support people affected by crime...

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    Walsall Academy

    Walsall Academy is a school which is proud of its outstanding achievements. We welcome students of all abilities to become part of a culture where high standards and the values of good behaviour, honesty and mutual respect are the hallmarks of Academy life. Walsall Academy in Bloxwich, Walsall opened in...

  • War Child UK

    War Child’s projects reach conflict zones across the world, wherever children are caught up in wars – whether they’ve lost their homes, families, schools, or been forced to take part in atrocities. Our work has evolved from temporary food aid to ongoing, sustainable projects that improve the long-term...

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    Warwickshire County Cricket Club

    WCCC are a professional cricket club based at Edgbaston Stadium. In 2017, Edgbaston Stadium welcome the ICC Champions Trophy to Birmingham, presenting a number of opportunities for volunteers to experience this incredible tournament.

  • We Love Carers

    We Love Carers/CHAOS is a charity who provide summer play schemes for children with severe disabilites, so they can have an enjoyable holiday as well as giving a well deserved break for their parents. Children require 1:1 support, so we rely on volunteers for their help, to give...

  • Weston Park Foundation

    Weston Park was gifted to the nation in 1986 by the Earl of Bradford and is vested in the Weston Park Foundation. Weston Park is responsible for the preservation and maintenance of the magnificent house, contents and parkland so Weston can be enjoyed by future generations. We currently have a...

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    YHA England and Wales

    YHA England and Wales has youth hostels in amazing locations in cities, towns, the countryside and by the sea. We believe that everyone should have the opportunity to discover, explore and experience something new and what better way than through volunteering. Our mission is to reach out and enhance the...

  • You're Cherished CIC

    Cherished is an organisation passionate about empowering and supporting girls from 8-16 years old. We aim to unveil the true potential and unique value of every girl we work with, through acceptance, care and love. We offer the Cherished course in schools to girls who need that boost in...