On this page you can find an overview of all of our practical volunteering projects, categorised under the following headings: environmental, youth, and wider community. Got questions about volunteering? Check out our volunteer FAQs.

 

Current Environmental Projects

Help protect the planet by taking part in one of our environmental projects.

 
 
 

Want to inspire the next generation of eco-warriors?

 
 

We have a range of food-related projects, from our zero waste shop to our food co-operative. Come and join the party!

 
 

Whether you’re new to community gardening or you’re a certified green-thumb, we have a range of projects to suit you.

 

Current Youth Projects

Get involved with one of our projects supporting children and young people

 
 

Big Brothers Big Sisters creates long term mentoring and friendships that support children to thrive in life .

 
 

Help 0-5 year olds develop through fun play activities around Oxford.

 
 

Motivate young people through sports and fun games during their P.E lessons with our Empower Active volunteering programme.

 
 

Branch Up provides great weekend days out for children in Oxford, introducing them to fun sporting and cultural activities.

 
 

Help young people to achieve their academic potential by matching them with university student tutors.

 
 

Broaden the horizons of local children by teaching them to code, volunteer weekly with Oxford Hub's Code Club.

 
 

Find out how to refer a young person onto one of our programmes.

 

Current Community Projects

Join us in making Oxford’s community even stronger

 
 

LinkAges helps tackle loneliness and isolation amongst older people in Oxford.

 
 

The Red Box Project helps tackle period poverty by providing young people in Oxford with free menstrual products.

 
 

Help support patients and families at the John Radcliffe and Churchill Hospitals.

 
 

FELLOW English

FELLOW offers free English lessons to learners in Oxford!

 
 

The Language Cafe connects Arabic speakers and English speakers in Oxford to improve their language skills.