Volunteering for 16-17s

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There are plenty of reasons why you should volunteer

You might be interested in volunteering so that you can kick start your career or you may be looking for guidance on how you can gain particular skills. Whatever the reason, we're here to give you the lowdown on the opportunities we have, the skills you can develop and the support you'll be offered.

Volunteering with Cancer Research UK can be a life-changing experience. As well as learning new skills it's a great way to meet new friends and an opportunity to discover new interests and talents. Volunteering can help you stand out from the crowd by gaining real life experiences that will build your confidence and that you can add onto your CV. But don't just take our word for it - you'll get to hear from other volunteers what they have got out of volunteering with us.

Whether you love being outdoors, dressing up in a pink tutu, or upcycling fabulous vintage clothes, there’s a volunteering role for you at Cancer Research UK.

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