There are many different ways you can volunteer and support Watford Mencap and we are sure you will make new friends and learn new skills. Some volunteering opportunities are regular activities, but if you feel you can't commit to something regularly, we are always looking for volunteers to help at one-off events. We will pay for reasonable travel expenses - why not give it a go?

Please see below for our current opportunities. Application forms can be downloaded from the bottom of this page.


 Learning and Leisure Volunteer Roles

We are looking for volunteers to help us in the provision of our wide range of social activities, clubs and courses that run throughout the year. We organise fun and exciting events for adults with learning disabilities at various locations in Watford, Three Rivers and Hertsmere.

There are volunteer roles for:

For more information about any of the roles mentioned above please contact Lata Rees on 07901 914154 or email leisure@watfordmencap.org.uk

Please read the volunteer description for the role you're interested in and fill in the Application Form that can be found at the bottom of the page.


  •  Children and Young People's Volunteers

We are looking for volunteers to support the Children and Young People’s Service staff team to provide fun and exciting opportunities to children and young people aged 0 – 19 with a learning disability at Watford Mencap Children Centre and various locations in the community. Minimum age for volunteering is 16. Click here to see our current opportunities.


  •  Disco Club Night Volunteer

We are looking for volunteers to support staff at our monthly club night for people with a learning disability, which takes place at the Chorleywood Club. Sound like something you'd be interested in? Check out the volunteer description for all details.


  • Volunteer Driver

We are looking for a volunteer driver to transport our residents and staff to activities and appointments in the local community. Check out the volunteer description for full details.


  • Fundraising Volunteers

We are looking for volunteers to help out in the office doing administration, have a look at the role description. We are also looking for someone to help with our collection tin co-ordination, here is that role description.

If you're interested in being a Fundraising Volunteer or helping out at any of our fundraising events throughout the year, call Carol on 01923 713622 or email ctunstall@watfordmencap.org.uk

Volunteer Application Form