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 FAQs The Benefits of Volunteering Around 20 million people are said to volunteer in the UK at least once a year – contributing around £24 billion to the economy. According to the UK Civil Society report for 2019 nearly four in 10 people formally volunteered in 2017/18. But around seven in 10 of those, who took part in a 'Time Well Spent survey', had volunteered at some point in their lives. When you choose to volunteer for Wales Air Ambulance you become part of a wonderful team with the aim of raising money to keep our four red helicopters flying across Wales. Whether you're wanting to try something new, or utilise your existing skills there is something for everyone. . So what do people get out of volunteering? Of course, one of the main reasons people volunteer is that they want to give something to a cause they truly believe in. By joining Wales Air Ambulance, you’ll be joining a band of volunteers who are equally passionate about being part of such a crucial charity.