Volunteering

Joanna Project depends on the help we receive from our many volunteers. We call them angels.

We have Evening Outreach Angels, Garden Angels, Garage Angels, Sanctuary Angels, Secret Angels who pray. Some for a day a week, some a few hours a month. These are our current angel vacancies:

Evening Outreach Angel - NOT CURRENTLY RECRUITING

Outreach Team: This is a team of frontline volunteers who go out in teams of three, providing food, hot drinks, friendship, support and prayer to the women who are out working. The team operates in Holbeck from our outreach van.

We are looking for reliable, friendly, warm-hearted volunteers so if that sounds like you please read the role description below. If you meet the requirements, please fill in the application form and we'll be in touch.

Tuesday, Thursday or Saturday evenings

Apply here

Check-In Angel

Check-in Team: This is a home based role with the responsibility of maintaining contact with the Evening Outreach Team at regular intervals throughout the evening. This is a vital role in providing a point of contact for safety, moral support, and prayer where appropriate. The Evening Outreach Team go out in teams of three in Holbeck, providing food, hot drinks, friendship, support and prayer to the women who are out working.

We are looking for reliable, friendly, warm-hearted volunteers so if that sounds like you please read the role description below. If you meet the requirements please fill in the application form.

Tuesday, Thursday or Saturday evenings

Apply here

Sanctuary Angel

Joanna House is open 3 times a week as a sanctuary for women. Our skilled staff provide emotional and practical help; this voluntary serving role supports them in whatever way is needed, responding graciously under pressure.

10.30am-3.30pm on Wednesday, Thursday or Friday for a minimum of 3 months.

Administration Angel

Computer literate, data entry of confidential information on Excel spreadsheet, answering the phone, basic office duties.

A few hours a fortnight, to be discussed, for a minimum of 6 months.

Garage Angel

We store a quantity of helpful donated items that regularly need categorising, shelving and tidying. This is a physical role requiring some lifting in an external garage. Could you help us?

2 hours a fortnight for a minimum of 6 months.

Garden Angel

We have a beautifully designed established garden which needs maintaining. Duties: mowing the lawn, general garden tidying, weeding gravel paths, seasonal planting etc.

2 hours a fortnight for a minimum of 6 months.

Baking Angel

Nothing says "I care" like a homemade cake; we love to bless the women who come to Joanna House with homemade baking. To do this we need a steady supply of cakes. Drop-off points in Otley, Chapel Allerton, Headingley and Holbeck.

Occasional or regular donations always welcome.

If you would like to help please call Joanna House or email admin@joannaproject.co.uk

Can you support us?

Our work depends on volunteers, donations and fundraising