Wigan and Leigh Carers Centre

3-5 Frederick Street




Role and Opportunity Details (to apply for this role you much be 18+)

Young Carers Group Volunteer.

The Young Carers Service at Wigan and Leigh Carers Centre provides a range of respite groups and activities for young carers living in the Wigan, Leigh and Golborne areas.  Volunteers play a key part in achieving this!


Specific Skills Required

We are looking for volunteers who can help in the running of our Young Carers groups.

Ideally you will be –

  • A car driver
  • Have access to your own transport
  • Be happy to transport young people to events.


Benefits of Volunteering with this organisation

  • You will get the opportunity to meet new people,
  • Gain experience and learn new skills, whilst supporting local young carers.
  • Training.
  • Regular support.
  • Expenses will be provided.


Level of commitment required 

Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity


Date(s) / Time(s) Required

2 – 3 hours a week, usually evenings and weekends.


Volunteer Opportunity Number

VO10260 (please make a note of this ‘VO’ number if applying for this role).