BENEFITS OF VOLUNTEERING
Try something new and exciting, gain confidence and feel a real sense of achievement.
Make a valuable difference and have a positive impact on individuals, communities and society.
Meet new people and make new friends - learn from one another and enjoy the social side of linking up as a HiMRA volunteer group.
Learn new skills, gain valuable experience and work towards volunteering awards where applicable. Benefit from references for job applications and any other career progression steps.
Invest in CV building, developing language skills, expanding your world view and cultural awareness. Make use of available training and offer suggestions of potential professional development oppportunities.
Be involved in your local community and share your insight and knowledge with others to help support people to express themselves, exercise their rights and make their own decisions.
Set yourself a challenge to try something different. Volunteering can help you achieve personal goals, make use of your unique skills set and find out more about yourself and others.
HAVE FUN! This is a fundamental gain from volunteering - this opportunity should be inspiring and full of positivity! Make the most of it!