Why volunteer with us?

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We have many opportunities for people to get involved and help us achieve our mission to be and independent organisation, providing an effective local voice for people in Milton Keynes, influencing and shaping Health and Social Care services to meet their needs. Find out about our latest volunteering opportunities below. 

I'm interested - what next? 

If you would like to find out more, without any obligation to commit, please contact us via the link below, or by calling 01908 698800. 

Contact Us

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Specific Volunteering Vacancies 

Member of the Board of Trustees 

Do you want to help us ensure that the people of Milton Keynes have a say in the way health and social care services are designed and delivered? Do you have a broad interest in health and social care issues and feel that you have the skills to support us as a Trustee?

Find out more 

Please note that we are always looking more volunteers in all areas. Please do not feel limited the volunteering opportunities above. 

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Enter and View Volunteers

Join the team of Enter and View volunteers and talk to patients about their experience in a health and social care setting. To be an Enter and View volunteer you must:

  • have good interpersonal skills 
  • have the ability to take notes
  • have a desire to improve care outcomes
  • be able to commit 1-2 hours per week for the course of each project

Enter and View is a structured programme, which requires a Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced check.

Find out more about Enter and View by clicking the link below. 

Enter and View

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Other ways to get involved

  • Healthwatch Milton Keynes Champion 
    Spread the word about how Healthwatch works together with the community to improve health and social care services.
  • Virtual Volunteers
    Connect with the public and users of health and care services via online forums.
  • Health & Care Researchers
    Keep us up to date with current media, policy and research news.
  • Meeting facilitators 
    Support the organisation in hosting and facilitating events.
  • Mystery Shoppers 
    Test the patient experience of health and social care services.
  • Reader Panel volunteers 
    Provide feedback on literature produced by Healthwatch Milton Keynes.
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Volunteer policy

Read more about our policy and our commitment to you. 

This policy sets out the framework for our volunteer programme, defines the purpose and function of volunteers within the organisation, and how they can expect to be treated.

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