Search For Volunteering Opportunities

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Turn Up and Try opportunities are one-off opportunities currently available with organisations across Northern Ireland where you can get involved in volunteering straight away.  Simply call or email the contact for further information and then Turn Up and Try!

We’ll be adding new opportunities all the time, so visit this page again if there’s nothing suitable just now.

Date & TIme
Turn Up & Try Event
Point of Contact

Tree Nursery Volunteers

Every Wednesday 10am - 1pm

Ring of Gullion Partnership

Volunteers needed to help in the Tree Nursery. This is our busiest time of the year with seed collecting, processing and planting. During the quieter period or the summer we do general volunteering such as painting and litter lifts.

Ring of Gullion

Breeding Bird Survey Training

Various Dates

British Trust for Ornithology

Volunteer Surveyors needed to help provide unbiased information about birds and habitats. All training days are free. Each day is a stand alone day - so you only need to attend one day. You do not need to be a member of BTO.



Mondays, Tuesdays & Thursdays

Belfast Hills Partnership

Volunteers needed to help with habitat management tasks such as scrub removal, invasive species control and tree planting. We have some special species on our Hills and we really need your help to save them!

Belfast Hills
First Saturday in Month

Sustrans NI

Tidy Task Days - Comber Greenway volutneers go out each month to collect litter, maintain wildlife habitat and spruce up the Network. Volunteers work at two locations.

Billy Neill Playing Fields, 41 Comber Road, 9am - 11.30am or Beersbridge to Sandown Road, 9.30am - 11.30am
Rachael Ludlow-Williams
Various Dates & Times

Village Garden Conservation Group

Conservation volunteers needed on various dates

Broughshane House, Main Street Broughshane
Valerie or Betty
T: 028 2586 2777
Every Thursday and 4th Saturday of month

Belfast Hills Partnership - Conservation Volunteers

Activities can range from tree planting, wildflower seed collection, surveys or managing the spread of invasive species.

Across Belfast Hills
Every Saturday 10am - 1pm

Belfast Lough Sailability

Would you like to learn how to sail and help people with disabilities get out on the water? We would like to invite you to this volunteering taster session, weather permitting. You will do practice sessions on the boats, boat maintenance and sailing theory. We also have shore based activities if you don't want to go on the water.

Marina 3, Quayside, Carrickfergus
Various Dates and Times

Cancer Focus Northern Ireland - Charity Shops

Volunteers required to help in local Charity Shops.

Cancer Focus Charity Shops - Bangor, Lisburn, Newtownards, Belfast

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