Why volunteer with us?

  • Make a difference in your local community by giving people the opportunity to speak up about their health and social care
  • Make new friends as you become part of the Healthwatch team
  • Boost your CV as you develop new skills and confidence in the workplace
  • Use your skills to contribute to the success of Healthwatch across North Yorkshire.

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volunteers contribute to our work and help make a difference to local health and care services across North Yorkshire

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Volunteers are vital to the work that we do. As a volunteer, you will support Healthwatch North Yorkshire in fulfilling our purpose of being the champion for people using health and social care services. You will make a difference by connecting with people in your local community, including those whose voice is seldom heard so their experiences can help make health and care better. 

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We work for positive change in health and social care in North Yorkshire as well as highlight good practice within services. We rely on volunteers like you to help make services better. Sign up today and get involved with Healthwatch North Yorkshire.

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My favourite thing about volunteering at Healthwatch North Yorkshire is listening to the people's views & experiences of health and social services, so that we can improve this sector which is the most important one in the society.