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Volunteer for Open Age

We depend on the support of volunteers right across Open Age. Volunteers are actively involved in planning, organising and managing Open Age activities as well as helping in the reception and admin services at our centres and on specific projects supporting people. We simply couldn’t do what we do without them and we in turn we hope that volunteering with us is rewarding.

Currently seeking a Garden Volunteer

Hours: Part-time; 2 hours per week

Type of role:  Volunteer Gardener

Location:   New Horizons, Guinness Trust Estate, Cadogan Street, SW3 2PF

Job description: 

Have you got a passion for gardening and supporting community green spaces? Our New Horizons centre is looking for some voluntary gardeners to help in maintaining their beautiful floral garden; we need people to help with watering, pruning, planting and general garden upkeep. We are able to provide all the tools and items needed for the gardening.  

We need volunteers from any day Monday through Friday, and we would like you to be able to commit to 2 hours a week. If you are interested in this role, please ring 020 4516 9970, or email

Perhaps you would like to share your interests and skills with a Phone Group, Book Club, Graphic Design, Web Design, Editing, designing and running a campaign, giving or organising talks by guest speakers, Admin or other computer skills? If you would like to support a person in improving their mobility, following their exercise goals and increasing their confidence in getting around, the Be Active Programme may be a good fit for you. Chances are, we could benefit from your life or career skills.

If you would like to volunteer your skills or time to help Open Age, please fill out the form below and email it to or send to: Open Age, St Charles Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Exmoor Street, London W10 6DZ.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Thank you.




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