11 Dec 2019
Christmas is a festive, happy time for most. With presents under the Christmas tree, food in the fridge and an opportunity to meet with family and friends.
Although this isn't the same for everyone. People find
themselves facing Christmas Day alone due to many reasons including
family living far away or their partners passing away.
At around this time of year we often get enquiries from
individuals who would like to spend some time over the Christmas
season (including on Christmas Day) volunteering for a charity that
works with people for whom Christmas is less likely to be a
time of fun and festivity - such as homeless people or those in
If you are involved with an organisation that has opportunities
for additional volunteers over Christmas you can promote your
volunteer activities on www.volunteering-wales.net
or let us know by contacting email@example.com. We
will be happy to publicise these through our social media
If you have had experiences of volunteering at Christmas, we'd
love to hear your story, too!