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Vincentian Volunteers are a group of young people aged 18-35 years, who spend one year with us serving vulnerable people in local communities.

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Volunteer Placements

Volunteer Placements 

Where we serve:

Each volunteer will normally have 1 or 2 placements where they will serve each week. See list below for details of our current placements as well as places where we have served in the past.


Salford Loaves & Fishes at the Windsor Drop-in-Centre

The Centre provides a place for the homeless to go during the day to have a shower, warm meal, friendship and medical attention at the Doctor's Surgery.

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The St Vincent de Paul Society Charity Shop Manchester

The SVP Shop in Rochdale is one of over 40 charitable community shops run by the SVP providing affordable goods, employment and volunteering opportunities in the local area.

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Mary & Joseph House

Mary and Joseph House is a specialised Residential Home for men coping with alcohol dependency and related mental health issues.

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Booth Centre

The Booth Centre is a day centre that offers activities, advice and support to homeless people in Manchester. They provide education, training and advice to enable people to find new homes, improve their health, increase their skills and confidence and to successfully resettle in the community.

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Christopher Grange Visual Rehabilitation Centre

The Visual Rehabilitation Centre is for adults who are loosing or who have recently lost their sight and who wish to learn new skills and be supported in their life situation.

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Meet our volunteers...

We have  volunteers  joining us from all over the world to serve with us for the year.

We have volunteers joining us from all over the world to serve with us for the year.

Read about our Vincentian ethos...

The Vincentian ethos is to give ourselves to God to make a difference in our world by serving those in need. Click  here  to find out about what we believe.

The Vincentian ethos is to give ourselves to God to make a difference in our world by serving those in need. Click here to find out about what we believe.

Somewhere Else (Liverpool City Centre Methodist Church)

Somewhere Else (also known as the Bread Church) is an inclusive community that meets around the making and sharing of bread. It offers a warm welcome, hospitality and friendship to people of all faiths and none. 

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Faiths4Change is an environmentally-orientated charity based in Liverpool. It was originally a project of the Anglican Bishop of Liverpool; who saw it as a vehicle for people of all faiths (and no faiths) to work together in protection of their local environment. It is now an independent charity with strong links to faith groups.  Faiths4Change seeks to empower local people, working with communities across the North-West of England to help them develop practical skills to benefit their lives and the planet.

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Where we have served in the past...

Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Primary School

The school works with children to maximise their potential – intellectually, personally, socially, physically, morally and spiritually.

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Cranhill Development Trust

Cranhill Development Trust is a vibrant community hub which supports local people as they achieve their full potential.

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Ruchazie Community Church

Ruchazie Community Church is a welcoming and people-friendly environment to meet the needs of the community.

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Lodging House Mission

The Lodging House Mission is a Glasgow based charity dedicated to providing support to homeless, vulnerable and socially excluded people.

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The Space
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Catholic Chaplaincy at the University of Manchester

Here at Manchester Universities' Catholic Chaplaincy we have a dedicated Conference of the St Vincent de Paul Society (SVP) 1833. A group of committed students express their faith every week through charitable actions with the poor, elderly and destitute. 

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Liverpool World Centre

The organisation Liverpool World Centre (LWC) exists to make world issues relevant to the lives of young people.   School is a crucial part of a young person’s life, therefore LWC works with children and teachers to facilitate understanding of global issues and promote social change. 

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St Vincent's specialist school for sensory impairment

St. Vincent's in Liverpool offers a unique educational experience to children aged four to eighteen years with sensory impairment and other needs.

L'Arche Manchester

L'Arche Manchester is a community of people with and without learning disabilities sharing life, work and fun together.

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