How to be a Volunteer

05 January 2015

If you interested in volunteering in a hospice based role, why not come along to one our numerous Volunteer Open Days throughout the year to hear more about the following opportunities.Our next Volunteer Open Day is on Wednesday 24th of May from 6.30pm-8.30pm. At our Volunteer Open Days you can find out about the roles in each department and you'll get the chance to meet some of our amazing existing volunteers. You can RSVP using the link HERE. We will send you a reminder closer to the time.

*Please note that due to the sensitive nature of our work we do not have any school or college work experience opportunities.

Looking to get involved now?

We have seven retail shops in Hanley, Stoke, Stone, Stafford and Leek, that always need volunteers. The Shop role includes helping with merchandise, stock rotation, displays, customer service and general housekeeping. You can easily get in touch with our Shop Manager now by email on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information on how to get started.
The Donna Louise Children's Hospice fundraising events raise much-needed funds to keep our doors open, as well as raising our profile in the community. This helps the public understands who we are and what we do. Helping out at events is ideal for those who have limited free time but would still like to contribute their time to the Donna Louise. Our events offer flexible opportunities to volunteer on your own, with friends, family or colleagues. You can simply REGISTER HERE and our Fundraising Team will get back to you with opportunities.


The Donna Louise Children's Hospice, 1 Grace Road, Trentham, Stoke-on-Trent, ST4 8FN

Reception: 01782 654440
Fundraising hotline: 01782 654444

The Donna Louise Trust is a Company Limited by Guarantee, Registered in England and Wales No. 3701610 and registered with The Charity Commission No.1075597.