You can volunteer for us if you are over 18. You don’t need any special skills but empathy, being able to talk to people easily and being comfortable with yourself all help. You’ll be supported by our Coordinators and other volunteers and you’ll get more out than you put in!

5 Reasons To Volunteer

  1. To enrich your life, have fun and feel part of a community
  2. To feel a sense of pride and accomplishment and life satisfaction
  3. To learn new skills and gain experience
  4. To make new friends
  5. You’re needed! Hertsmere Mencap couldn’t run without our valuable volunteers

To start Volunteering, please fill in the form below. Alternatively, you can click here to download a version of our volunteering form that you can print and fill in.

I enjoy volunteering at Hertsmere Mencap, it gives me a very special feeling. It takes you out of your everyday zone and it is comforting

Angie, volunteer 

I love volunteering for Hertsmere Mencap, it gives me great pleasure to help those in need within our community

Jake, volunteer

Adult Activities

Join us for a range of weekly activities, such as arts and crafts, dance aerobics, drama and social clubs or just a coffee and chat.

Noah's Ark Playscheme

Our scheme runs for one week at Easter and four weeks during the Summer holidays, Monday – Friday 10.00am – 3.00pm. We also hold activity days during the winter holidays.