Volunteer with us

“Volunteering with DAP has already helped me with my self-esteem and confidence…… as a disabled person myself it has helped me feel included….”

What we will offer you

DAP is a warm welcoming environment and we are here to support you both professionally and personally. We will provide you with;

  • Full training for the role applied for
  • Support and mentoring from a named member of staff
  • Travel expenses paid
  • Opportunities to increase professional skills and set personal development goals

We value you

We are committed to supporting our volunteers here at DAP and insure that everyone enjoys their experience with us. Volunteers have told us that they value;

  • Making a difference to individuals, families and carers
  • Learning new skills and increasing their confidence
  • Doing something that is different and inspiring
  • Having a reason to get up in the morning and have a sense of achievement at the end of the day
  • Being able to give something back and help people who really need support
  • Enjoying social occasions with new friends
  • Enjoying each day and the variety each day brings
  • Having lots of tea and biscuits

Our professional approach

DAP is a volunteer led organisation with more than twenty years’ experience. We have a dedicated Volunteer Co-ordinator and continue to passionately achieve the Investors in People award. This represents the best practice policies and procedures that we have in place to ensure our volunteers have a quality experience at DAP.

Your next steps

You’ve decided you want to volunteer with us;

  • Look below and see what volunteer opportunities are available
  • Complete and submit a volunteer application form
  • Receive an invitation for an interview, this is very relaxed and informal
  • Join the DAP team

Volunteer welfare rights caseworker