MindLine volunteering

Volunteers get full training on the telephone helpline and then work on a rota basis answering calls 7 nights a week, from 7pm to 11pm.

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.

Information on training to be a volunteer

We are currently recruiting for MindLine Trans+ volunteers with training to take place in February and March 2021. You will need to attend an Information Session in order to apply, which are taking place in January 2021. Please see our Information Pack for dates of the Information Sessions, training dates and details about volunteering for MindLine Trans+.

If you are able to attend all of the training dates, please email volunteering@bristolmind.org.uk to book your space on one of our Information Sessions (dates of the sessions are included in the Information Pack).

How to volunteer

If you are interested in volunteering for MindLine and would like to be informed when opportunities arise, please email volunteering@bristolmind.org.uk with your name, email address and the name of the service you wish to volunteer for (MindLine).