Volunteer for Wales Air AmbulanceOur volunteers are an integral part of the Wales Air Ambulance; they provide additional knowledge, skills and ongoing help that supports the Charity across our functions, whether attending fundraising events in the community, helping in our shops or acting as Trustees. We would not be able to provide our lifesaving services without our volunteers and we trust that you will enjoy your time with us in whatever capacity that you can help with. . . . "Our volunteers are the backbone and the heart of our Charity, they help us to achieve our goals and they are fundamental in raising the funds which enable us to save lives across Wales. We are proud to work with a diverse team of volunteers who bring a range of skills and experience and who support us to carry out our vital work. We hope that you will find your time with us to be enjoyable and rewarding, and that you will feel part of our committed team." . . . Home Volunteering for WAA About Volunteering Types of Volunteering The Benefits of Volunteering 20 ways to volunteer in 2020! Case Studies Become a Volunteer Vacancies Contact Us Everything you need Blog Notice Board Resources (option 1) Resources (option 2) FAQs About Volunteering We greatly value and appreciate the time, effort and hard work that our volunteers give to us and the tremendous contribution that they make to raise funds for our lifesaving and worthwhile work. Our volunteers are part of a team as well as a community, and are integral to the work that we do and support us is in numerous ways. From helping in our shops to attending events and collections, our volunteers help us to save lives across Wales. Without them, we simply could not provide our fantastic lifesaving service. - When you choose to volunteer for Wales Air Ambulance you become part of a wonderful team aiming to raise money to keep our four helicopters flying across Wales. Whether you're wanting to try something new or utilise your skills, there is something for everyone. All of our volunteers are allocated a named point of contact who will provide support and guidance for the duration of your time as a volunteer. There are all sorts of benefits to becoming a volunteer. Helping others, making new friends, and being great for your wellbeing are just a few. We will do everything that we can to help you get the most out of your volunteering. From an induction when you start, training for your role, a point of contact for whenever you need help and the possibility to visit one of our airbases. If you are keen to join this wonderful team then we would love to hear from you. - - We always treat our volunteers with respect and dignity and ensure that we provide a robust framework which welcomes and encourages people to volunteer with us irrespective of age, gender, sexual orientation, gender, gender reassignment, religion, faith, ethnicity and belief. We believe that a diverse base of volunteers provides the opportunity to learn from different perspectives. You can begin volunteering for Wales Air Ambulance from the age of 18. Whether you're 18 or 98 all of our volunteers have something in common - they have given up their time to help others. - "Volunteering in the shop keeps me busy and allows me to make new friends. I find it very rewarding helping such a great cause." - When you become a volunteer you become part of a team. You're offering your time, experience, and talents and in return you gain friendship, confidence, new skills and the satisfaction of helping others. We have many volunteering opportunities available with something to suit everyone. You could help out in one of our shops, be a friendly face at one of our events, provide talks to social groups, as well as many other possibilities. Whatever your skills, we'll help to find you the perfect role.