Welcome to Voluntary Community Action East Cambs (VCAEC)

VCAEC is an independent, non-profit making registered charity based in Ely, Cambridgeshire.


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Repairers for Repair Cafes
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Repairers for Repair Cafes
Volunteer Repairers wanted who are good at repairing things.Posted by East Cambridgeshire Climate Action Network
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Treasurer
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Treasurer
Setting up and managing the accounts of this not-for-profit - Community Interest Company (CIC) including monitoring bank account transactions. Bidding for grantPosted by East Cambridgeshire Climate Action Network
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Make some bunting
Task · 0–2 hrs · by 6 Jul
From home
Make some bunting
Making bunting to decorate St Neots Festival. We will provide the fabric, we just need your crafting expertisePosted by St Neots Festival
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Awareness Ambassador
Task · 0–2 hrs
Flexible location
Awareness Ambassador
As an Awareness Ambassador, you can play an important role in increasing awareness of diabetes locally and online. You will support Diabetes UK campaigns by takPosted by Diabetes UK
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Events Volunteer
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Flexible location
Events Volunteer
Events volunteers help raise awareness of diabetes and Diabetes UK at events. Events volunteers talk to members of the public in a friendly and enthusiastic manPosted by Diabetes UK
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Social Media Guru
Organisation role · Flexible hours
From home
Social Media Guru
We are looking for someone to help us with our social media activity. Posted by VCAEC
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Help create our websites
Task · 8 hrs
From home
Help create our websites
Help with design/programming for our websites, which provide tools for advocacy groups around the country working to help get more people cycling.Posted by CycleStreets
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Cambridgeshire County Tennis Safeguarding Officer
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Flexible location
Cambridgeshire County Tennis Safeguarding Officer
To promote and embed a culture of safeguarding in the county and ensure that the County is fully compliant with the Safeguarding requirements.Posted by Cambridgeshire Tennis
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Volunteer Gardener - East Cambs only
Task · 4–8 hrs
From home
Volunteer Gardener - East Cambs only
Your role is helping those unable to tend to their gardens. The gardening ranges from cutting grass to chopping your way through brambles. East Cambs only.Posted by VCAEC
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Volunteer Driver - East Cambs only
Task · 2–4 hrs
From home
Volunteer Driver - East Cambs only
As a volunteer driver your role is to take people to various appointments. These could be shopping or hospital in East Cambs only.Posted by VCAEC
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Finance Director
Organisation role · Flexible hours · Starting from 3 Jun
From home
Finance Director
TEOM is looking for a director to join our small team, with responsibility for looking after our finances. The role is unpaid, with opportunity to earn income.Posted by The Expert On Myself (TEOM) CIC
WEA Local Advisory Panel Volunteer
Organisation role · 3–7 hrs/month
From home
WEA Local Advisory Panel Volunteer
Are you passionate about education and your community? Do you want to unlock the potential of local people and create opportunities for them?Posted by WEA - Adult Learning, Within Reach
Lead Community Tree Supporter
Organisation role · 15–20 hrs/Week
From home
Lead Community Tree Supporter
Use your managerial skills to oversee volunteers in our new Community Tree Supporter volunteer network and help us plant more trees!Posted by Woodland Trust
Talk and Support Men's Health Telephone Group Facilitator
Organisation role · Flexible hours
From home
Talk and Support Men's Health Telephone Group Facilitator
Due to the nature of the group, this opportunity is for men only.Posted by Royal National Institute of Blind People - RNIB
Talk and Support LGBTQ+ Telephone Group Facilitator
Organisation role · Flexible hours
From home
Talk and Support LGBTQ+ Telephone Group Facilitator
The LGBTQ+ Telephone Group is a chance for blind and partially sighted people who identify as being a part of the LGBTQ+ community to come together Posted by Royal National Institute of Blind People - RNIB
Community Supporter (Information Events)
Organisation role · Flexible hours
From home
Community Supporter (Information Events)
Join our amazing volunteer team to raise awareness of sight loss and RNIB services at local events.Posted by Royal National Institute of Blind People - RNIB
Gathering feedback from under-served or minority communities
Project role (Temporary) · Flexible hours · For around 12 months
Flexible location
Gathering feedback from under-served or minority communities
People person? Good listener? We have a fabulous opportunity for you to hear people's thoughts on local mental health and/or drug and alcohol support services.Posted by The SUN Network Cambridgeshire and Peterborough CIC
Dynamic Trustees needed to support mental health CIO
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Flexible location
Dynamic Trustees needed to support mental health CIO
Dynamic Trustees needed, with charity and commercial skills, to support mental health CIO. Posted by Evolve Counselling
District Lead Volunteer - Cambridge Scouts
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Flexible location
District Lead Volunteer - Cambridge Scouts
Lead and help shape the future of Cambridge ScoutingPosted by Cambridgeshire Scouts
Programme Organiser
Organisation role · 2–5 hrs/month · Starting from 9 Apr 2024
From home
Programme Organiser
Someone to organise a programme of 2 talks a month held on Zoom about family history from September to July.Posted by Cambridgeshire & Huntingdonshire Family History Society
Apr2
Events Support Volunteer
Event · 2 Apr 2026, 12:00 - 13:00
Flexible location
Events Support Volunteer
Throughout the year the Fundraising Team run several different events raising vital funds for the Hospice.Posted by Arthur Rank Hospice Charity
Poppy Appeal Organiser
Project role (Temporary) · 1–40 hrs/month · For around 3 months
Flexible location
Poppy Appeal Organiser
Would you like to co-ordinate the Poppy Appeal in the Kings Hedges, and Fenditton areas of Cambridge? Posted by Royal British Legion
Detached Youth Support Workers
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Flexible location
Detached Youth Support Workers
Don the Purple and join our growing, Award Winning Youth Provision. We are a passionate, supportive, team helping young people to grow and thrive in the area.Posted by Phoenix Youth Provision (PYP)
Treasurer/Finance Specialist Trustee
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Flexible location
Treasurer/Finance Specialist Trustee
We're looking for an experienced treasurer/finance specialist who can support our board and CEO as we work to meet the ever-growing demand for our services.Posted by Evolve Counselling
Wordpress Site to be tweaked
Project role (Temporary) · Flexible hours
From home
Wordpress Site to be tweaked
We need to update our Wordpress site Posted by Balik Arts
Graphic Designer
Project role (Temporary) · Flexible hours
From home
Graphic Designer
We sometimes need to create visuals for new or ongoing projects. Posted by Balik Arts
Workshop Leader
Project role (Temporary) · Flexible hours
Flexible location
Workshop Leader
We organise online workshops for young people and intergenerational groups over the age of18. The topics can vary including self development to filmmaking.Posted by Balik Arts
Social Media Contributor
Project role (Temporary) · Flexible hours
From home
Social Media Contributor
We need people to help create social media posts on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and TikTok about different projects and ongoing work. Posted by Balik Arts
Proofreader
Project role (Temporary) · Flexible hours
From home
Proofreader
We occasionally need a native speaker of English to proofread texts, such as funding applications, social media posts and important emails. Posted by Balik Arts
Family Events Coordinator Volunteer (Cambridgeshire Branch)
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Flexible location
Family Events Coordinator Volunteer (Cambridgeshire Branch)
Our activities include running a carers support group and a social club for autistic adults. Posted by National Autisitc Society
Carer Support Group Volunteer (Cambridgeshire Branch)
Organisation role · 2–3 hrs/month
Flexible location
Carer Support Group Volunteer (Cambridgeshire Branch)
Support groups are important for carers of autistic children and adults seeking advice. They provide a safe opportunity for carers to socialise.Posted by National Autisitc Society
Branch Fundraising Volunteer (Cambridge Branch)
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Flexible location
Branch Fundraising Volunteer (Cambridge Branch)
The Fundraising Volunteer role is important to the running of the branch as they help organise fundraising events for the branch. Posted by National Autisitc Society
Branch Admin Volunteer Cambridge Branch
Organisation role · 1–2 hrs/Week
Flexible location
Branch Admin Volunteer Cambridge Branch
The branch needs someone to provide admin support to the branch. Our branches provide invaluable support to autistic people and their familiesPosted by National Autisitc Society
Volunteer Driver
Task · 8 hrs
From home
Volunteer Driver
Volunteer Drivers Wanted. No minimum or maximum commitment. You pick which journeys you want to undertake. Standard HMRC mileage charge paid. Posted by Beaches Community Car Service
Social Media
Organisation role · Flexible hours
From home
Social Media
Needed, Volunteer Social Media Producer for St Neots Aquatic & Leisure CIO to support the creation of a Splash Park in St Neots; make a splash in your communityPosted by St Neots Aquatic & Leisure CIO
Volunteer Fundraisers
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Flexible location
Volunteer Fundraisers
Home-Start Cambridgeshire offers practical and emotional support to families from all backgrounds with at least one child under 5. Posted by Home-Start Cambridgeshire
Community First Responder
Organisation role · 16–20 hrs/month
From home
Community First Responder
Our community first responders are volunteers who are trained by us to attend certain types of emergency calls in the area where they live or work. Posted by East of England Ambulance Service
Admin volunteer
Organisation role · 4–7 hrs/Week
From home
Admin volunteer
We are looking for individuals to support us in an administration role as part of our advocacy and support team. Posted by AT Society
Collection Tin Volunteer
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Flexible location
Collection Tin Volunteer
As a collection tin volunteer, you will play a vital role in supporting us to raise our profile and fundraise within your community.Posted by Magpas Air Ambulance
Parson Drove and Wisbech St Mary Ward Community Speed Watch
Task · 0–2 hrs
Flexible location
Parson Drove and Wisbech St Mary Ward Community Speed Watch
If you live in Gorefield, Guyhirn, Murrow, Parson Drove and WSM and are concerned about speeding then we need you to join the established team of volunteers.Posted by Parson Drove and Wisbech St Mary Ward Community Speed Watch (CSW)
Fundraiser
Task
From home
Fundraiser
Volunteer with experience at fundraising and grant applicationsPosted by Hunts Shopmobility
Social Media Guru
Organisation role · Flexible hours
From home
Social Media Guru
Help us promote Hunts Shopmobility through the wonders of Social Media Posted by Hunts Shopmobility
Event Supporter
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Flexible location
Event Supporter
To support us at Community Events with our fundraising stall.Posted by Hunts Shopmobility
Caring Communities Befriender
Task · 0–2 hrs
Flexible location
Caring Communities Befriender
Supporting a patient in the community by visiting them for around an hour a week for 8-10 weeks, this would be for a social visit so a nice cuppa and a chat!Posted by Arthur Rank Hospice Charity
Volunteer Co-Ordinators
Project role (Temporary) · Flexible hours
Flexible location
Volunteer Co-Ordinators
Strawberry Fair are in search of volunteers who feels able to become a Volunteer Coordinator! Posted by Strawberry Fair
Home Visiting Volunteering
Organisation role · 2–3 hrs/Week
Flexible location
Home Visiting Volunteering
Home Visiting Volunteers RequiredPosted by Home-Start Cambridgeshire
Adviceline Triage Volunteer
Organisation role · 6–7 hrs/Week
Flexible location
Adviceline Triage Volunteer
We are currently recruiting for volunteers to answer calls from our clients from our offices across West Suffolk.Posted by Citizens Advice West Suffolk
Event Volunteer
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Flexible location
Event Volunteer
As an event volunteer you will play a vital role by raising awareness of our services, assisting with fundraising and engaging with the local community.Posted by Magpas Air Ambulance
Trustee
Organisation role · Flexible hours
From home
Trustee
We are looking to grow our Board of Trustees who work with our staff to improve the lives of families with children and young people with additional needs.Posted by Pinpoint Cambridgeshire
Event Volunteer
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Flexible location
Event Volunteer
Volunteers are needed to support our regional team in Cambridgeshire who run awareness raising and fundraising events in the local area. Posted by RAF Benevolent Fund
Volunteer Archivist
Project role (Temporary) · Flexible hours · For around 12 months
Flexible location
Volunteer Archivist
We would like an Archivist to help scan our old charity records so they can be held digitally and used for future reference.Posted by Fenland Scouts
Volunteer Treasurer
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Flexible location
Volunteer Treasurer
Act as the Charities Treasurer, being responsible for the day to day management of its finances.Posted by Fenland Scouts
Youth Leader
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Ely
Youth Leader
Youth Leaders teach young people, from all different backgrounds, vital and life-changing first aid skills. No previous experience needed.Posted by St John Ambulance
Youth Helper
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Ely
Youth Helper
Youth Helpers support the teaching of young people, from all different backgrounds, vital and life-changing first aid skills. No previous experience needed.Posted by St John Ambulance
Befrienders
Organisation role · 1–3 hrs/Week
Flexible location
Befrienders
Some of our members are very isolated, and we need volunteers to contact them on a regular basis to provide companionship and help with reading correspondence. Posted by Hunts Blind and Vision Impaired
Drivers
Organisation role · 3–6 hrs/month
From home
Drivers
We need volunteer drivers to take our members to and from their monthly clubs.Posted by Hunts Blind and Vision Impaired
Volunteer Debt Adviser
Organisation role · 10–30 hrs/Week
Flexible location
Volunteer Debt Adviser
We are looking for people with the passion, skills and time to train as volunteer debt advisers in the Huntingdon Area, making a real difference to clients.Posted by Huntingdon Area Money Advice
Telephone Befriending
Organisation role · 0–1 hrs/Week
Flexible location
Telephone Befriending
Can you spare 30 minutes each week to chat on the telephone with an older person?Posted by Age UK Cambridgeshire and Peterborough
Sharing Time Volunteer
Organisation role · 0–1 hrs/Week
Flexible location
Sharing Time Volunteer
Could you spare an hour each
week to have a chat and a cup of
tea with an older person?
Posted by Age UK Cambridgeshire and Peterborough
Wellbeing Caller
Organisation role · 2 hrs/Week
From home
Wellbeing Caller
Our Wellbeing service plays a huge role in supporting our members with sight and hearing loss. Join our team of amazing volunteers and help us reach out!Posted by Deafblind UK
Telephone Befrienders
Organisation role · 1–2 hrs/Week
From home
Telephone Befrienders
Do you enjoy chatting and getting to know people? Why not become one of our Telephone Befrienders and put your skills to good use supporting a great causePosted by Deafblind UK
Mentor and Befriender
Organisation role · 4–10 hrs/month
Flexible location
Mentor and Befriender
Mentors & Befrienders provide individual support aiming to empower & increase the confidence of individual members who need a little bit of extra encouragement.Posted by Safe Soulmates
Chaperone
Organisation role · 2–10 hrs/month
Flexible location
Chaperone
Chaperones are the volunteers at the heart of Safe Soulmates. Chaperones help us facilitate our group meet-ups and dates. Posted by Safe Soulmates
Community Fundraiser (Short term)
Task
Flexible location
Community Fundraiser (Short term)
Short term community fundraisers create and facilitate fundraising activities.Posted by Safe Soulmates
Community Fundraiser
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Flexible location
Community Fundraiser
Community fundraisers create and facilitate fundraising opportunities and activities.Posted by Safe Soulmates
Generalist Adviser
Organisation role · 6–12 hrs/Week
Flexible location
Generalist Adviser
Speak directly to clients, gather information from them, then research and advise on their issue before writing up.Posted by Citizen's Advice Peterborough
Occasional Helper with sighted guiding
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Flexible location
Occasional Helper with sighted guiding
This flexible opportunity puts you at the heart of supporting blind and partially sighted people. Posted by Royal National Institute of Blind People - RNIB
Community Supporter (Public Speaker)
Organisation role · Flexible hours
From home
Community Supporter (Public Speaker)
Our amazing Community Volunteers play a key role in connecting blind and partially sighted people, awareness-raising, tackling barriers to independence.Posted by Royal National Institute of Blind People - RNIB
Telephone Group Facilitator
Organisation role · 1–2 hrs/Week
From home
Telephone Group Facilitator
Are you a good listener? Are you able to manage group conversations and ensure people feel comfortable together and that groups run smoothly? Posted by Royal National Institute of Blind People - RNIB
Sooty Box Collections Volunteer
Organisation role · 2–4 hrs/Week
From home
Sooty Box Collections Volunteer
Join our community of amazing volunteer Sooty box collectors and help us to provide blind and partially sighted people with the support they need.Posted by Royal National Institute of Blind People - RNIB
Roaming Tech Support
Organisation role · 3–4 hrs/Week
From home
Roaming Tech Support
Our roaming tech volunteers provide one-to-one support to people with sight loss, visiting them in their own homes to help them get the most out of technology. Posted by Royal National Institute of Blind People - RNIB
Volunteer Driver
Organisation role · Flexible hours · Starting from 2 May 2024
Flexible location
Volunteer Driver
If you own a vehicle and have some spare time each week then join our team of volunteer drivers! You can make a real difference to your community!Posted by Huntingdonshire Volunteer Centre
Coaching adults to learn to read
Organisation role · 1–2 hrs/Week
Flexible location
Coaching adults to learn to read
Train to be a coach to help adults learn to read on a one-to-one basis. Training provided and coaching is normally held in a local library or other safe space.Posted by Read Easy Fenland