There are a great many opportunities for volunteering in Ulverston. Whatever your age or experience, you could learn a new skill, or teach others. Choose something that you’ll enjoy, make new friends, and support the community.

Retro Rendezvous

Vintage festival with live music, cars, motorbike, movie, stalls and dancing. Annually for one weekend in July.
Festival Marshalling
  • Sell & collect tickets for paid events
  • Supervise audiences & provide support
  • Supervise road closures and stallholders

Ford Park

Opportunities include planning and running events, gardening, food growing and grounds maintenance.
Events & Maintenance
  • Planning and running events
  • Plant care and gardening
  • Grounds and buildings maintenance


Part of one of the biggest charity shop networks in the UK. Excellent training, and a range of experience.
Shop Assistants
  • Serving customers in the shop
  • Pricing and packing for online sales
  • Keeping the shop tidy and appealing

The Coro

Ulverston's largest entertainment venue. A range of stewarding, sales, and technical roles are available.
Stewarding & Technical
  • Meeting and greeting
  • Bar work and coffee mornings
  • Stage hands and technical

St Mary's Hospice

Provides care for patients living with any life-shortening illness or long term condition and their family.
Hospice & Community
  • Reception and administration
  • Cafe, shops, and online trading
  • Family support and driving