“I’ve changed since I started volunteering with GMYN. I’ve built myself as a coach and as a youth worker. I’ve become more confident… more of a leader. And now I’m going to use the skills I’ve gained volunteering to coach in the USA!”
GMYN are also a hosting organisation for local and international Placement Students covering a wide range of courses and backgrounds. We can take placement students for short or long-term placements. Contact us directly for more information.
Money for Life provides young people aged 16-25 with money management training, providing support with finances, budgeting and keeping money safe.
Commitment: Sessions are booked on an ad-hoc basis across Greater Manchester
Suitability: 18-25 – Role may be subject to an enhanced DBS check
Volunteer required to support GMYN’s Fundraising Officer in co-ordinating and running fundraising activities and events to raise money to contribute towards GMYN’s ongoing work.
Commitment: Flexible – once a week to once a fortnight
Suitability: 16+ – Role may be subject to an enhanced DBS check
The programmes aim to help care experienced young people to build confidence, self-esteem and develop independent living skills through volunteering, positive activities and training.
Commitment: Weekly activities across Bury, Oldham, Salford, Manchester
Suitability: 21+ Role may be subject to an enhanced DBS check