We are Haringey's accredited centre delivering the strategic development of quality volunteering across the borough.

Working closely with Volunteer Involving Organisations (VIOs), we help to promote hundreds of volunteering opportunities via the Do-it website, supporting a high quality experience to one of the thousands of applicants we process each year.

As part of our accreditation, we are mandated to provide five key elements of service:

  • Strategic Development of Volunteering
    Through the activity of the Volunteer Centre and its engagement with local networks and decision makers there is a positive environment in which volunteering is flourishing
  • Good Practice Development
    Through the activity of the Volunteer Centre, organisations from all sectors (involving or providing volunteers) improve or attain positive consistency in their volunteering programmes
  • Developing Volunteering Opportunities
    The Volunteer Centre’s development activity increases and improves the quantity, quality and diversity of volunteering locally
  • Voice of Volunteering
    Through the Volunteer Centre’s activities there is an increased awareness of the issues impacting on volunteering
  • Brokerage
    Through the Volunteer Centre’s activities, the public and all sectors are better informed about and have access to an effective and efficient brokerage service. Matching both individuals and groups interested in volunteering with appropriate opportunities in the local community. Volunteer Centres hold information on a comprehensive range of opportunities and offer potential volunteers support and advice matching their motivation to volunteer with appropriate volunteering opportunities.