There are lots of ways to get involved with local volunteering opportunities

There is a wide range of massively rewarding volunteering opportunities available across North Lanarkshire.  By getting involved and giving your time it could be the start of you gaining new skills, meeting new people and helping others.

Your involvement might just be for a one off event or it could be something that continues for many years.  Its up to you, below are just some of the volunteering options available to you in North Lanarkshire.  Have a look and you could take your first steps in volunteering 🙂

Voluntary Action North Lanarkshire VANL lists many of the volunteering opportunities across North Lanarkshire.


Volunteers are at the heart of Macmillan in North Lanarkshire. People affected by can often feel isolate , alone and crucially unable to access the right information and support at the right time. By volunteering with Macmillan in North Lanarkshire you’ll help make sure no-one in North Lanarkshire faces cancer alone.

There are lots of different ways to get involved in your local health service.  NHS Lanarkshire volunteering offers a range of rewarding and intersting opportunities whether you want to volunteer in one of our hospitals, support others to stop smoking or be the public representative in planning a major health building project.


Quarriers is one of Scotland’s leading social care charities.  Quarriers needs people whatever your age and time available to volunteer and help people to lead happier and more fulfilling lives.


Give a little time to Guide Dogs and make a big difference to someone living with sight loss, wheher it is raising puppies, sighted guiding, collecting funds or cheering on event participants.  There are many great volunteering opportunities in North Lanarkshire to get involved in, even an hour makes a big difference.