Our volunteer stories

Volunteers are vital to the work of St Giles. From ‘the hands that do dishes’ to ‘the hands that plant’, we have volunteers of all ages, from 18 through to 80! Click on the links below to read all about our hands around the hospice.

Plus, if you’d like to share your own story with us, simply fill in our form at the bottom of this page.

Biddy’s story

The hands that do dishes

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Diana’s story

The hands you can count on

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Suki’s story

The paws that pat

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Jayne’s story

The hands that say hello

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Jane’s story

The hands that are holistic

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Rhys’s story

The hands that learn

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Julie’s story

The hands that raise funds

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Tony’s story

The hands that plant

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Shirley’s story

The hands that help to sell

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Share your story

If you’re volunteering for St Giles, we’d love to hear from you.

Your story will help us to raise awareness of the amazing work that volunteers do. But don’t worry, we’ll always ask for your permission before we share it anywhere. To get involved, please fill in our form.

Data Protection: By completing this form you are giving consent for St Giles Hospice to use your data for administrative purposes related to your story. We value the support we receive from our local community and take the protection of your data very seriously. We will never pass your information to anyone outside the St Giles Hospice Group who isn’t directly working on our behalf, and we will keep your details safe and secure.