Volunteer in your community

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Make a difference to the people around you, grow your network and give something back.

Volunteers support all areas of our work in communities right across the UK. Find out all of the ways you can support us in your community on the page below or search for a role near you.



Get involved with Cancer Research UK

Volunteering in your community can mean whatever you want it to – whether you love being in the outdoors, making people smile, dressing up in a pink tutu, or decking a shop window in fabulous vintage clothes, there’s a volunteering role for you at Cancer Research UK. You can learn more about Cancer Research UK here.

Find your local shops, events or fundraising groups using our simple to use Google Map


Wherever you are in the UK, there’s a volunteering opportunity not far away. Find your nearest on our interactive map.

Click on the item (shop/event etc) you wish to see on the left hand side of your screen

Zoom in on the map using the mouse or +- icon.

Click on the icons on the map for full detail