World Mental Health Day Volunteer Roles in Barnet

Find volunteer roles in Barnet, supporting people with poor mental health.

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Mental health problems can affect anyone, any day of the year, but World Mental Health Day on 10 October is a great way to show your support for better mental health and look after your own wellbeing.

There are many volunteer roles in Barnet related to mental health or supporting people with poor mental health.

Click the links below to find out more about each role. To learn how to register and apply for roles, see our Volunteer FAQs.

Find out more about World Mental Health Day here!

Volunteer Roles in the Borough of Barnet

GP & Hospital Outreach Volunteer – Barnet Carers Centre
Help hidden, unpaid and informal carers get the support they need by becoming an outreach volunteer and directing people to services and support.


Animal Assistant – SweetTree Farming For All
Get involved in this outdoor volunteering opportunity at Sweet Tree Care Farm.


Carpentry Allotmenteer  Whetstone Allotments Community Plot
This community plot allows people to enjoy all the benefits of being outdoors and caring for an allotment, who would be unable to look after an allotment on their own. Support this fantastic local project.


Family Health Coach – Home-Start Barnet
Use your skills to help support local families and parents.


Mentoring Volunteer – SOVA
Mentoring ex-offenders, people with a history of drug and alcohol abuse, people at risk of homelessness and children in care among others.

Singing for the Brain Support Volunteer – Alzheimer's Society
Support an accessible choir which allows people with dementia and/or Alzheimer’s to get all the mental health benefits of singing and music in a safe and welcoming environment.


Helpline Volunteer – OCD Action
Provide information and support by responding to phone calls and emails.


Various roles – Jami

Jami offers a huge range of support to people in Barnet who have poor mental health. Get involved in some of their fantastic projects:

Catering Assistant Volunteer
Dance Volunteer
Outings Volunteer (Finchley)


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