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Some of the ways you can volunteer with City of Sanctuary Sheffield

Join our Governing Body

  • We are currently looking for a new member to join our Board of Trustees.  If you have experience in the area of volunteering, or other skills you think we could use, please email: [email protected]

At The Sanctuary

  • Receptionist, meeting and greeting visitors and directing them to facilities or support
  • Meeting refugees, assessing their needs and referring them to appropriate support (under the ‘SPRING’ project)
  • Meeting asylum seekers, assisting with their needs
  • Accompanying people to places and appointments
  • Kitchen – variety of roles, from tea-making to helping cook meals
  • Caretaker, opening and locking up the building for partner organisations
  • Cleaner, keeping the building clean and tidy
  • Welcoming new arrivals at the Mulberry Health Practice, and introducing them to The Sanctuary

At the Victoria Hall Drop-in

  • Screening desk, taking details and signposting attendees
  • Clothes Bank, sorting & handing out clothes
  • Health & Well-being desk, advising on healthy living, assisting with form-filling

Awareness Raising & Events

  • Giving talks about City of Sanctuary and asylum
  • Organising events

If you would like to know more about any of these roles, please email [email protected]