The Havering Volunteer Centre is a local charity that will help you find the perfect volunteering opportunity.



Requests for the services we provide are in high demand with support needs growing day by day.

We have adapted our service to provide an essential lifeline to the  community.

Volunteers Week 2020

Find out about Havering Volunteers Week & download your free resource pack here









Securing Paid Employment

As a direct result of volunteering 210 individuals that Havering Volunteer Centre have supported went on to secure paid employment.

Saving for the economy of Havering

We know that on average one volunteer will complete 7 hours of volunteering over 1 week. Using GLV’s calculation 668 volunteers have saved £3,160,976

Registered Volunteering Opportunities

Since 2016 Havering Volunteer Centre has registered 525 volunteering opportunities, in many fields.

People Interested in Volunteering

Since opening our doors in 2016 we have seen a steady interest in volunteering to date with 2550 individuals having registered an interest in volunteering.
Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020 at 2:57pm
Here's to our BHRUT #HaveringHero Volunteers nominated by fellow volunteer Janne - there are hundreds of volunteers who make an outstanding contribution to both Queen's and King George's Hospitals - WE THANK YOU ALL & know you can't wait to get back!!!

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Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020 at 2:43am
#HaveringHero John Slattery was nominated by Sandra as a volunteer who deserves recognition!

John has dedicated an incredible amount of time to Sight Action

Way to go John!!

#CheerfortheHaveringVolunteers #cheerstovolunteers @LBofHavering #VolunteersWeek2020
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Monday, June 1st, 2020 at 11:50pm
To kick start volunteers week here is a message from HVC's Chair of Trustee's with a message of thanks to the hundreds of volunteers in Havering.......
#VolunteersWeek2020 #CheersForVolunteers #CheerfortheHaveringVolunteer #VolunteersWeek
Monday, June 1st, 2020 at 2:54pm
Visit our website to download your free bunting!
Help us celebrate Volunteers Week 1-7 June 2020.......let's say #CheersfortheHaveringVolunteers
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 About Us

Based in the heart of Romford the Havering Volunteer Centre (HVC) provides a comprehensive volunteering service to all volunteer-involving organisations and volunteers in Havering.

Our Mission

Our goal is to promote volunteering opportunities that have a positive impact on volunteers, charities and the community and we firmly believe that volunteering enriches lives, enhances local services and increases cohesion in the community.

Volunteering Opportunities

Tea Bar Helper

ROMFORD MAGISTRATES COURT Romford RM1 3BH Places available: 1 About the opportunity Havering Volunteer Centre are embarking on a new adventure and opening a Tea Bar situated in the Magistrates Court in Main Road, Romford. Our Tea Bar Helpers will be at the...

Admin Assistant

HAVERING VOLUNTEER CENTRE Romford RM1 1HR Places available: 1 About the opportunity We are looking for a friendly, well presented person on Reception at our volunteer centre in Romford and be the first point of contact for those using the centre as well as...

Volunteer Pathway Adviser

HAVERING VOLUNTEER CENTRE Romford RM1 1HR Places available: 5 About the opportunity Have you always had a longing to volunteer but unsure what charity to dedicate your time to? A passion for helping and empowering individuals and enhance the Havering...

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