Helping makes you happy
One time, one hour a week or lots of time? Choose from hundreds of activities.
IT SUITS YOU!
Do the test!
Not sure exactly what you want to do? Take the test and discover what suits you and which suitable do good jobs you can help with right now.
Are you looking for volunteer work that suits you exactly? Riek and Rian are happy to think along with you in the library every Tuesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Volunteer from your bank? Discover here all the activities with which you can make a difference from your comfortable couch. Pajamas no problem!
DO YOU HAVE AN HOUR LEFT? GIVE IT TO ANOTHER!
That is how it works
Are you looking for help or do you want to help someone in (area) Woerden? Register without obligation and for free.
FIND YOUR MATCH
Exchange messages with someone you would like to help or with someone who can help you.
MAKE AN APPOINTMENT
Safely meet 'in real life'
with your match and make
THIS IS GREAT: FREE TRAININGS & WORKSHOPS
Did you know that the Volunteer Academy offers a lot of interesting training courses, workshops and e-learnings? From dealing mindfully with stress to resuscitation, from dealing with dementia to setting boundaries . And the best thing is: you can follow almost all of those training courses for free!
The training courses are specially composed for volunteers, but all residents of the Woerden region are very welcome.
What do you want to learn? We look forward to seeing you soon at one of our training courses!
Volunteer Academy Coordinator
Nick Catherine de Haan
'That's what I do it for!'
Curious how others experience volunteering? And why they do it? View the stories of real Woerden residents who make our city a bit more beautiful in their own way.
'I can't sit still'
Read more about Ruud
''Just call Frans, he has a car and is happy to help! And that's it indeed, I'm just happy to help!”
Discover all the stories
Ukrainians in Woerden
We are the online starting point with all information about and for Ukrainians in Woerden and their host families. Do you want to work for the Ukrainian refugees in Woerden? Then start here.
Do you love going on a trip, but don't go out that easily (anymore)? Then the weekly activities of the Plusbus are for you! Are you coming along?
Is it easy to find a cool internship around the corner? Information about the social internship? All MaS forms in a row? You're in the right place here! Next MaS market is: June 7, 2023!
INFORMAL CARE APPRECIATION
+ CARING CARD
You may not notice it, but carers are everywhere. Maybe it's you (unconsciously) yourself. Even if the care feels obvious. Sooner or later everyone will have to deal with informal care. That is why we have a wide range of volunteer organizations that offer support and actions that you can take yourself to express your appreciation to the carers.
Would you prefer a personal
conversation about volunteering?
Do you find it difficult to find volunteer work that is right for you? Riek and Rian (our dynamic volunteer duo) are happy to think along with you! You can find them every Tuesday and Thursday between 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. in the library of Woerden.