ARU Student Wins Prize For Volunteering

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Come and be a part of "The People's Patch" Allotment Project

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As a member of the Volunteering Service you will be a valued member of our vibrant student volunteering community where you can make lots of new friends and meet like-minded people. Whether you are looking for an on-going role, a short term or one-off project or even creating your own project, there is always an opportunity for you!

Volunteering is a great way to help a cause you are truely passionate about, to learn new skills and to boost your employability whilst having lots of fun and being part of something that is really rewarding.

To start your volunteering journey follow these steps:

Step 1: Create your volunteering profile.

Step 2: Browse through all our opportunities and apply for a role that inspires you!

Step 3: Your Volunteer Coordinator will contact you to arrange a meeting to discuss all your options.

Step 4: We will contact your chosen organisation to introduce you!

We look forward to helping you find your perfect volunteering role and remember, we are here to support you with all your volunteering needs.


Where to find us:

Come in to the Volunteering Office and meet with a Volunteer Coordinator to discuss your volunteering needs and we will help you find your perfect role:

Cambridge Coordinators

Helmore Building, Helmore 123 (on the first floor next to the SU office)
Tel: 01223 460 008
Chris Pursell
Volunteer Coordinator
Hours: Mon, Tues, Thurs 9am-5pm
Abi Dickinson
Volunteer Coordinator
Hours: Wed, Thurs, Fri 9am-5pm

Chelmsford Coordinators

Tindal Building, Ground Floor
Tel: 01245 258 178
Emma Hughes
Volunteer Coordinator
Hours: Tues, Thurs 9:45am -5pm, Wed 9am-5pm




Anglia Ruskin Students' Union Volunteering Service
Want to go on a volunteering adventure?

Team up with the Chelmsford Volunteering Service and Sanctus Homeless Charity to help us to develop a great social enterprise project and raise funds for an amazing local cause. We need you to lead and support!

Anglia Ruskin Students' Union Volunteering Service
Gateway to the Summer

Join the City of Chelmsford Mencap with their exciting summer programmes!