Active Volunteers

Information for Volunteers

Across the County of Devon, volunteers and coaches play a vital role. Without their time, energy and commitment many people would not be able to take part in physical activity or play sport. These people make things happen and are a vital part of grassroots sport and community activity.

As well as helping others, volunteering benefits your health, your social life, boosts your skills, confidence, and looks great on your CV. You don't have to be 'sporty' to volunteer your time, there are opportunities for everyone, whatever your experience and skills.

Click here to register on our Active Devon Champions Network, and you will gain direct access through our free newsletter to the latest volunteering opportunities, rewards and discounts, along with the latest courses and qualifications most suited to your needs.

Whether you are a volunteer or looking for volunteers, the following links may be useful:

Join in UK - Find and post sports-based opportunities

NCVO - Support for Volunteering Organisations

The best opportunities are often found in your local community. Check out your local volunteer centre:

Devon Voluntary Action

Exeter CVS

Torridge CVS

Plymouth Guild

If you are a student, speak to your school/college/university about volunteering opportunities!

For more information, contact us at

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Click here to register on our Active Devon Champions Network to be kept up-to-date about the latest volunteering opportunities.