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Why volunteer with us?

  • Make a difference in your local community by giving people the opportunity to speak up about their health and social care
  • Make new friends as you become part of the Healthwatch Wigan and Leigh team
  • Boost your CV as you develop new skills and confidence in the workplace
  • Hours and days to suit you, time off when you need to
  • Use your skills to contribute to the success of Healthwatch across Wigan and Leigh and gain knowledge on health and social care


Total volunteer hours given by Healthwatch Wigan and Leigh volunteers from April 2019 - February 2020 

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Sheila's Volunteer Story 

Read about how volunteer has benefited Sheila through volunteering at Healthwatch Wigan and Leigh 

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Impact of volunteering 

Read about the benefits volunteering has with Healthwatch Wigan and Leigh and the different opportunities available. 

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Volunteering has really developed my skills within health and social care, I feel confident giving guidance to local people who come to Healthwatch for help.