Your chance to make a difference to the lives of carers throughout Bedfordshire. We offer many flexible volunteering opportunities across the county.

Volunteering can be good for you

Learn or brush up your skills in our busy Bedford office. You can help with data entry, stock control and general office duties
Give our fundraising team a hand with their projects. Or set up your own event to raise funds for Carers in Bedfordshire!
One to One
We welcome the support of qualified counsellors
Support by phone
Join our Early Response team, connecting with carers on the phone to listen to their needs. Sign up as a dementia telephone befriender
Early response details
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Fill out your details below and we can start talking – even if you don’t know yet how you could help.

Have a look at some frequently asked questions.

What happens next?

We’d love to have a chat about what your availability and interest.

If we both decide to go ahead, we’ll meet up so we can get to know each other a bit better.

Then, we invite you to the next volunteer induction session.

After that, your new team will show you the ropes to get you started. Some roles require some on-the-job training.

Yes, there is some paperwork as you would expect. We conduct a DBS on all volunteers and take up references.