Welcome to our volunteer opportunities. We hope that you find something that interests you.

Please do remember to visit this page as new opportunities will be updated regularly.

  • Next volunteer induction - Saturday 27/01/2018 from 10am - 12.30pm. This is open to any new or prospective volunteers wanting to find out a bit more about Haven House. If you would like to attend please email Andrea here.
  • Red House Box (RHB) ambassadors needed in Wanstead, Hainault, Walthamstow, Harlow, Enfield, Dagenham and Barking, Chadwell Heath and Romford. The role involves managing the area/high streets; keeping a check on the existing boxes and replacing them when required. Our team will provide you with a detailed area sheet and admin and office support
  • Our new shop in Loughton is in need of some extra volunteer help. If you or anyone you know could help out please let us know.

If you'd like to help out/attend any of the above please contact Andrea.


Chilly Dip 
Sunday 04/02/2018, 11am -3pm (volunteer set up time TBC) 
Hampstead Heath Lido, NW5 1NA
Volunteers to help with registration and general help on the day.  

Local business networking event
Wednesday 07/02/2018, 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Haven House Children's Hospice
Volunteers needed for general help on the evening and networking with guests.  

Volunteer fair
Thursday 08/02/2018, 10.30am - 3pm
Waltham Forest College, Walthamstow
A volunteer is needed to help out with a volunteer fair at the college, talking to students and members of the public about volunteering at Haven House. 

Crafty table top event
Saturday 10/02/2018,11am - 3pm
St Barnabas Church , Woodford
We need two volunteers to help at this event to hand out leaflets, hold a bucket and answer any questions about Haven House. 

Mayor's Ball 
Saturday 10/02/2018, evening times TBC 
Bancrofts School, Woodford Green
Need volunteers to help on the evening with a raffle and to network with others and talk about the charity. 

Tfl monthly bucket collection - Woodford station 
Wednesday 14/02/2018, 7am onwards 
We need volunteers to take a 2 hour shift at our monthly bucket collection.

Bucket Collections 

We now have a number of bucket collections booked in. We normally have stations from 7am - 7pm and volunteers can take a two hour shift in between these times. 

Stratford - Thursday 29/03/2018

Leytonstone - Wednesday 18/04/2018 

Blackhorse Road - Wednesday 16/05/2018 

Liverpool Street - Wednesday 13/06/2018 

Call out for Haven House merchandise

We are very short at the moment on t-shirts, tabards, buckets and red house collection boxes. Please can we ask all volunteers to check at home and in their cars to see if they have any of the above. If you do please let us know or pop them back into the office.

To find out more or for any other volunteering queries, please contact:

Andrea Thorogood
Volunteer Manager
020 8506 5853