How you can help

How do I become a volunteer?

We are recruiting for hospice-based volunteering roles within our café and fundraising department. We also require volunteers for our shops and our warehouse. If you would like to apply please email with your preference of hospice shop or warehouse.

Volunteer FAQs

Can anyone volunteer?

I’m not sure what role I want. Will you help me find a suitable one?

Do I have to wear a uniform?

Do I have to live in Glasgow?

I work full time, can I still volunteer?

Are there any age limits to volunteering?

How long does it take for me to become a volunteer?

Can I speak to a volunteer so I can hear about volunteering first hand?

Who looks after the volunteers?

Do you pay travel expenses?

Will volunteering affect any benefits I am getting?

I am disabled can I still volunteer at the hospice?

Does having a criminal record affect my volunteer application

Is there somewhere to buy food at the hospice or can I bring my own food?

I can only volunteer an hour a week, is that enough time?

Is there a set amount of time that I have to volunteer for?

Do you provide training?

What checks do you carry out before volunteering?

Is volunteering a good way to get a job at the hospice?

Can I get any qualifications out of volunteering?

I want to volunteer. What happens next?