Volunteer with us

There are plenty of opportunities for you to volunteer. Help us make a difference to your community. 

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Why volunteer with us?

  • Make a difference in your local community by giving people the opportunity to speak up about their health and social care.
  • Visit health and care services to see them in action and make recommendations to improve the quality of care.
  • Make new friends as you become part of the Healthwatch Somerset team.
  • Boost your CV as you develop new skills and confidence in the workplace.
  • Use your skills to contribute to the success of Healthwatch across Somerset.

Over 3,700

people gave up their time last year to help make a difference to local health and care services. 

Volunteering roles

If you are interested in volunteering with us we have a variety of roles and something to suit everyone.

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Join us today

Talk to us about our volunteering opportunities and we can work with you to find something that suits you. 

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I would say to anyone currently looking for a job – volunteering is a great way to start. Healthwatch has helped me to use my degree and get the job I wanted. 

Healthwatch Somerset volunteer