Why volunteer with us?

  • Make a difference in your local community by giving people the opportunity to speak up about their health and social care
  • Make new friends as you become part of the Healthwatch team
  • Boost your CV as you develop new skills and confidence in the workplace
  • Use your skills to contribute to the success of Healthwatch Stockport.

If you have any questions about any of the Volunteer opportunities, current vacancy or if you would like to register your interest for our next Healthwatch Stockport Information Session please don't hesitate to ask.

You can become part of our Pen Pal scheme which was set up during coronavirus to help people who were feeling lonely during the lock-down.

Pen Pal Scheme

Ways to Volunteer

arriva outpatients

Become a enter and view champion

For more information 

Become part of our reading group

For more information

Become a member of the strategic monitoring group (SMG)

Email for more information on becoming a member of the SMG.

Help improve local services

We train some of our volunteers to visit health and social care services and report on people's experiences. You might be observing the service, gathering the views of patients, residents and staff, and contributing to reports which highlight your findings.

If you feel like any of these volunteer roles will be suited to you - please get in touch by either email or telephone on:


0161 974 0753