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St Barnabas House depends on over 1,500 volunteers, people like you who help at the hospice, in our charity shops and at our fundraising events in West Sussex. Their contribution makes a big difference to our patients and their families.


Due to the escalation of Covid-19 (Coronavirus) all volunteering for St Barnabas House is currently suspended. Please read our latest updates here.

Facilities Group

Our gardening volunteers keep the grounds looking beautiful all year round.

Community Companions

Robin and Molly both volunteer as Community Companions.

Barbara Kettlewell

Barbara volunteers as an administrator on our In-Patient Unit reception.

Pete Lawson

Joe (left) and Pete (right) help us with maintenance around the hospice.


Current opportunities

Patrick McCarthy, Teresa Hall

Browse our current volunteering opportunities with St Barnabas House.

See our current opportunities

Community Companions


Community Companions provide social or practical support to patients and their carers.

How to become a companion

Volunteer at an event

Denise Thornton, Andy Thornton and Lynn McCutcheon

We are looking for volunteers to help us at our fundraising events throughout the year.

Events volunteering opportunities

Corporate volunteering

Legal and General volunteers

We have lots of volunteering opportunities available for your company to get involved in.

Corporate volunteering

Youth and DofE volunteering

Student volunteer

There are lots of ways young people can help by volunteering at St Barnabas House.

Learn about youth volunteering

Thank you to our volunteers

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We’d like to say a huge thank you to all our incredible volunteers.

Thank you to our volunteers

View our calendar of events

We always need volunteers to help us at our fundraising events. If you have a couple of hours to spare, this is a great way to help us. View calendar

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