Volunteering - Frequently asked questions
Are there age restrictions?
The minimum age to volunteer with us is 14.
Do I need any special skills to become a volunteer?
No, you don’t need special skills to volunteer with us.
What is the application process?
First pick up an application form from The Well, fill it in, and return it to our Volunteer Coordinator Qyan Arnachellum.
You will have an informal interview with Qyan. You will need to provide two satisfactory references.
What training do you offer volunteers?
We offer all the training you will need to volunteer with us.
Will volunteering affect my benefits?
No. Volunteering does not affect the benefit payments you may receive. Many people start volunteering when they are unemployed as a way to learn new skills and gain experience to help them find a job.
Will volunteering cost me anything?
No, you don’t have to pay anything to volunteer with us.
What is the time commitment for volunteers?
We ask that you commit to at least one 4-hour shift every week
What volunteering roles are currently available?
Currently we are looking for volunteers to help in the café and in the shop.