Community Justice Volunteer Programme

Community Justice Volunteer Programme

If you are engaged with either our New Routes or Positive Routes programmes we can work with you to find you a volunteering opportunity that suits you or can be tailored to your needs. Just speak to your mentor and let them know you are interested in volunteering. There is a huge variety of activities you can get involved in with a wide range of organisations, charities, community groups and clubs. Some of the volunteering activities we have arranged for our customers are:

• Gardening/Landscaping

• Sports Coaching

• Working in a builders yard doing everything from recycling to driving forklifts

• Nature Reserve Assistants

• Working in a community radio helping with marketing and even presenting live!

• Peer mentoring

• Handmaking guitars with re:tune


Getting involved is easy just fill in our online form here or just speak to your mentor

"Volunteering has given me confidence in myself and my ability to help others. The training that I have been given has been invaluable for my personal maturity and career development. Volunteering for two hours a month or a day is very rewarding. It can set you on a very different career path and potentially change your life. It has for me"
David - Volunteer Facilitator

Why Volunteer?

People volunteer for a wide variety of reasons including wanting to:

• Develop existing skills and knowledge

• Improve employment prospects by proving you are motivated and willing to take initiative

• Gain new skills, knowledge and experience

• Enhance a CV

• Gain a qualification

• Get valuable character references

• Give something back to an organisation that has impacted on your life

• Meet new people and make new friends

• Get to know the local community

• Gain confidence and self-esteem


Applying is easy just fill in our online form here or just speak to your mentor