Start volunteering in Cornwall

Making new friends, working in amazing places and knowing that you're helping a great cause - just three great reasons to get volunteering. Here are some opportunities to get involved in Cornwall and Plymouth.

A volunteer talks to school children in the Tudor great hall at Cotehele, Cornwall

Find out about volunteering at Cotehele

Over 200 people volunteer at Cotehele. Find out why they do it, how varied the roles are and how you could join the team at an open day this January.

Mayon Lookout

Join the countryside team in West Cornwall

Looking to try something new for 2020? Or perhaps looking to give something back or meet some new people and be part of a team? Take a look at the volunteer opportunities available in West Cornwall and get in touch.

Volunteer speaking with children

Volunteering at Trerice

Join a knowledgeable, passionate team and share stories and history about Trerice with visitors.

Become a volunteer at Lanhydrock and become part of its histroy

Get involved in our story at Lanhydrock

If you'd like to volunteer and help to look after Lanhydrock, we've got lots of different roles that might suit. Why not take a look and find out more?

Looking over to the old Net Loft at Polperro from the harbour

Polperro Net Loft volunteer group

We are looking for local volunteers to be part of a team to manage the Old Net Loft at Polperro.

A volunteer shows a family a painting

Want to be a part of the story? 

Do you love sharing a good tale? Want to get creative or fancy welcoming visitors as they arrive for a great day out? We are looking for volunteers to join the friendly Buckland Abbey team. There are lots of roles available, so if trying something new is your resolution for 2020 why not get in touch today and find out more?


Miles of coast paths, sandy beaches, exotic gardens and a rich mining history. Cornwall's varied landscape offers a rich variety for summer days out.