Blackpool Teaching Hospitals Trust Volunteers

Due to the ongoing pandemic, all Trust volunteers have been asked to stand down.  The health and safety of our volunteers is paramount.  All voluntary service updates will be posted on here.  We hope to safely welcome you back soon!

As from 24th September 2020 recruitment for new volunteers will start up again, although no confirmed start dates will be available.

 Existing Volunteers - you should receive a letter through the post from the team which must be returned to the department by 1st September.  Any problems or if you have not received your letter by 25/08/20 contact Catherine -

 If you were going through the recruitment process and your application was put on hold due to the pandemic, please contact Julie Wooton on 01253 953281.


Volunteers have been a part of Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust for more than 40 years, committing their time to help and support patients, visitors and staff in many ways. We as all our volunteers to commit to 3 hours minimum each week.

Our Trust currently has over 450 volunteers who are actively involved in and around our hospital sites at Blackpool Victoria and Clifton Hospitals, making a difference on a daily basis to the lives of all who visit our Trust.

Our volunteers are a valued part of the organisation and our Trust highly regards the impact of the work that the volunteers provide to enhance the quality of patient care.