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For an introduction to Volunteering Opportunities in Lochaber please visit our Volunteering Opportunities page. Below is a list of  groups urgently needing Volunteers and is not a list of all opportunities available.

If you cant find a Volunteering Opportunities that suits you please contact us to and we will help identify something for you.



Befriender – Highlands (Tain Inverness and Fort William)


Could you spend regular time with a child, sharing a hobby or activity on a fortnightly basis? If you have a genuine interest in the wellbeing of children and young people and live in the Inverness , Tain or Fort William area we would love to hear from you.

What will I be doing?

Making a difference in a child or young persons life

Spending regular time with a child or young person

Supporting them when difficulties arise

Sharing an activity/hobby

Attending activities

Completing a diary after each visit

What skills can I bring to this role?

A genuine interest in the well being of children and young people

A few hours to spare each week

Reliability and discretion

Friendly and approachable

Non-judgmental attitude

Good communication and listening skills

Responsible and dependable

If you would like to find out more or know someone who would benefit from this service please get in touch.

Email; volunteering@valochaber.org or phone on 01397 706044