Volunteering at LOROS

Volunteers are an important part of daily life at the Hospice. We rely on a team of around 1,300 volunteers who give up their time to help us with a wide range of tasks.


Volunteering opportunities

We have a variety of rewarding volunteer roles available across the Hospice, in our shops, lottery department, and at our events.

If you can offer some time, whether weekly, fortnightly or monthly, we would love to hear from you.

Complete the application form found on the relevant vacancy listing. If you have any questions you can read the volunteers handbook here.

Could you be the next member of the LOROS family?

Please note: All Hospice-based volunteering is currently on hold (apart from Reception) however we are still taking applications/interest enquiries.

Click here to register your interest in volunteering for us

JOIN as a volunteer

Current vacancies

Do you want to make a difference to the lives of our patients? We offer the chance for you to make a real difference to people’s lives and to contribute to the care and support of patients and their families at a time when they need it most.

Volunteer Role

Community Raffle Volunteer

We require volunteers to promote and sell our raffle tickets from within our 30 LOROS Shops.

Volunteer Role

Community Scratch Card Volunteer

Help promote and sell our LOROS scratch cards at various venues throughout the year, including LOROS events, garden fetes and music festivals. If you are confident with good interpersonal skills and would like to lend a helping hand, then we would love to hear from you. Volunteers must be aged 16 or over.

Volunteer Role

Lotteries - Event Support Volunteer (set-up/take-down support)

Event Support Volunteers are required to use their own vehicle (mileage covered by LOROS) to transport equipment, stock and floats to and from event venues across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

Volunteer Role

Lottery Volunteer Driver

LOROS Lotteries co-ordinates the weekly lottery, bi-annual raffles and scratch card sales all year round. Volunteer drivers use their own cars to transport equipment, stock, floats and on occasions volunteers to and from event venues across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.


Other ways to volunteer


Volunteer as a corporate group

Are your company and employees looking to lend a hand with the range of opportunities we have?


Help to shape our services or training

If you have experienced our services, hearing your views is really important to us.

LOROS, Groby Road, Leicester LE3 9QE