Volunteer Open Day

  • June 16, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • wigan and leigh hospice

Volunteer With Us!

Have you ever thought about volunteering? Would you like to find out more?

Everyone is welcome to our informal drop-in event taking place in the Oak Centre at the hospice in Hindley.

Roles Available

  • Shops – in ten locations across the Borough
  • Fundraising – both regular shifts or ad-hoc as needed for events
  • Governance administration
  • Kitchen
  • Online sales team
  • Drivers
  • A trustee with a financial background
  • Inpatient Unit
  • Reception

Application forms will be available on the day and you’ll be able to meet managers for the teams as well as volunteers.

When and where

The event takes place on Thursday, June 16th 10am – 12noon at the Oak Centre, Wigan and Leigh Hospice, Hindley.

Booking is not necessary and parking is free of charge.


Why volunteer?


  • Learn new skills which can help you secure employment
  • Meet new people
  • Support our work
  • Gain confidence

Can’t Make It?

Please email us: v@wlh.org.uk or give us a ring on 01942 525566

If you’re interested in volunteering in one of our shops a series of recruitment events is taking place June 20th – 24th.

  • Monday 9.30-11.30am Hindley
  • Monday 12 noon – 2pm Pemberton
  • Tuesday 9.30–11.30am Atherton
  • Tuesday 12noon – 2pm Tyldesley
  • Wednesday 9-11am Golborne
  • Wednesday 11.30am-1.30pm Ashton
  • Thursday 9.30am-11.30am Leigh Bradshawgate
  • Thursday 12 noon-2pm Lord Street
  • Friday 9.30am – 11.30am Standish
  • Friday 12 noon – 2pm Shevington



Please see Working With Us for details of all the positions currently available and how to apply.