Case Studies

Volunteering in Retirement, Mary's Story

Having worked throughout her life, for 70-year-old Mary Tanner retirement was not an opportunity to relax and unwind, rather a chance to use her skills and give something back to society.

Volunteering Helped Me Get a Job, Nav's Story

Twenty-five year old volunteer, Nav Lehl, tells us what inspired her to volunteer, how it has boosted her confidence and why more young people should get involved with charities.

Volunteering with Friends, St Martins Fundraising Committee

It is well known that regular volunteering promotes excellent health benefits and is incredibly rewarding but for two of our residents’ relatives, it has created friendship too.