Opportunities to volunteer with a faith-based organisation
The Lay Missionary and Volunteer Network is a group of Catholic volunteer and missionary organisations. We are committed to authentic partnership in mission: promoting the integrity of each person, culture and the whole of creation.
Each organisation sends volunteers to work overseas. Further information on the various volunteering programmes can be found below.
An exchange of gifts and skills in poor communities around the world and in the UK, in projects connected to the Assumption Sisters.
Bosco Volunteering Action
Learning through action; serving young and poor people alongside worldwide Salesian communities.
Step into the Gap (CAFOD/Society of the Holy Child Jesus)
Placement in a school, youth project, parish or university in the UK with a 4-week experience in the global south.
Columban Lay Mission
For those called by faith to share lives with poor and marginalised people by contributing to pastoral work, education, health and inter-faith dialogue.
Jesuit Missions Volunteering
Serve the world’s poorest people in schools, orphanages, parishes and healthcare in Africa, Asia and South America.
Lasallian Developing World Projects
Work projects for young people. Building schools and helping students in Africa and Asia.
Mill Hill Associates
Lay Associates working in Africa and Asia with Mill Hill priests and brothers.
Volunteer in day camps, social justice projects, rebuilding homes in the UK and abroad with the Ursulines.
Volunteer Missionary Movement
Skilled and qualified lay people to share their lives in development projects in Africa.