Events and Training for Volunteers

Volunteering Brent provides a programme of open sessions and events across the borough in central community areas such as libraries and community centres ,where you can meet one of the team and find out more about volunteering.

Volunteer Drop-In 

Come and speak to us about volunteering. We run a drop-in session on the first and third Tuesday of the month for volunteers and people thinking about volunteering at Wembley Library, Brent Civic Centre, Engineers Way, Wembley HA9 0FJ

The drop-in is entirely free and there's no need to book. We operate on a first-come, first-serve basis and we try to see as many people as we can.

For details of future dates, please contact us on 0300 365 9960 or email

Introduction to Volunteering Training

This Introduction to Volunteering workshop gives volunteers a chance to understand what to expect, benefits of volunteering and to share your excitements and concerns. It is accessible for people of all needs and abilities – everyone is welcome.

We will cover topics such as:
•    What is volunteering?
•    How might I benefit from volunteering?
•    Volunteering as a way to achieve your goals
•    What to expect when you volunteer

Who is the course suitable for?
Anyone who is interested in volunteering – maybe you haven’t volunteered before and would like to know what to expect, or maybe you aren’t sure how it might affect your benefits. No matter what your situation, if you’re interested in volunteering then this workshop is for you!

If you are interested in this training, please get in contact with us via email