MindLine volunteering

Volunteers get full training on the telephone helpline and then work on a rota basis answering calls Wednesday to Sunday, 8pm to midnight

What we offer you

  • extensive, high quality training
  • be part of a lively team
  • regular supervision and support
  • travel expenses
  • the opportunity to develop your skills and build your knowledge

 What we expect from you

  • agree to work with us for at least a year
  • attend all the training sessions
  • work a four-hour shift each fortnight
  • receive supervision after you have worked on the helpline
  • attend volunteer meetings

A volunteer’s experience of MindLine

Read about Tom’s experience of volunteering with MindLine.

Our training info for volunteers

This training takes place in May and June 2017 over approx. 6 weeks, during which time there are five Monday all day sessions (9.30am to 5pm) and six Wednesday evening sessions (6.30 to 9pm). You MUST be able to make all the training days and evenings. The next volunteer training will commence on the Wednesday 3rd May 2017 followed by consecutive Mondays. Please open or download the 2017 Info Pack for MindLine Training or call 0117 980 0381. If you can make these dates please email volunteering@bristolmind.org.uk


How to volunteer

Please contact us via email volunteering@bristolmind.org.uk or call 0117 980 0381