Volunteering is any activity that involves spending time, unpaid, doing something that aims to benefit the environment or someone (individuals or groups) other than, or in addition to, close relatives.
There are number of benefits from volunteering which include to:
Charities in particular, very often rely on volunteers and are always happy to have someone lend a helping hand!
If you are interested in finding volunteering opportunities, some useful websites include:
Don't forget to check your local community noticeboards, libraries or newspapers!