Volunteering

Join thousands of incredible volunteers who make everyday bette​r for people l​iving with sight loss.

There are lots of ways that you can help us across the UK. We can help you to find an opportunity to match your time, skills and what you want to gain from volunteering.

How many volunteers are currently supporting us? 3,641 (as of March 2018)

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Meet our fantastic volunteers

Find out what volunteering with RNIB is like as our volunteers open up and share why it can be life-changing and a great learning experience.

"Being a volunteer has made me aware of the issues people with sight loss face on a daily basis. I have made so many lasting friendships and find the time I spend volunteering is always an enjoyable experience."

Kay Emery, Social and Support Group volunteer.

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Benefits of volunteering with us

Discover why you should volunteer with us, including the opportunity to develop new skills, meeting new people and feeling part of your local community.

"To anyone who’s thinking of volunteering for RNIB, I would say just go for it. There are so many different opportunities, and whatever you put into it, you will get just as much out of it and you will just absolutely love it!”

Esther Sand, Fundraising and Children's group volunteer.

What are the benefits?

Find more information in our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs). If you need any assistance, please get in touch by emailing us at [email protected] or by telephone on 01733 375 450.