The next volunteer training course starts on 8th October 2020, one day a week, 9.30 am - 2.30 am with a break for half term and finishing on 3rd December 2020. There are lots of different volunteer roles. 

You can email us at or call 01234 270601 for a chat about your options. 

FACES are always looking to increase our volunteer team.  We welcome Male and female volunteers with a wide range of experiences and backgrounds.


As a FACES volunteer, you will receive induction training, out of pocket expenses and one to one supervision. Many of our volunteers go onto further education or employment as a direct result of this rewarding experience.


So if you are a parent, grand-parent, have parenting experience or extensive experience of working with children and/or families then contact us for more information or simply download the application form, send it back and we will contact you. 


Download Volunteer Application Form

Please return application documents no later than midday 19/10/2020 to:

We currently have vacancies for Trustees with Marketing skills.  Contact Wendie Harvey, Chief Executive for more information. 

"FACES is an excellent way to befriend and support families. I was able to use my experience as a mum to help the family I was matched to. 

I learnt that it was a big commitment but the rewards were seeing the progress and development of the children"

Caroline - Volunteer

Community Centre Volunteers




We are looking to recruit a new team of volunteers for the newly refurbished Church Lane Community Centre. There are a choice of roles such as reception, event management, fundraising, help with general tasks such as setting up and packing away equipment. This is an opportunity to really engage with your community and to make a few new friends in the process. Please call us for more information on 01234 270601.

Children Centre


FACES are consortium partners with the Early Childhood Partnership. We are always looking for volunteers to support at Children's Centre Stay and Play Groups and specialist services. This is a fantastic opportunity for those who simply want to work with little ones or those who want the experience for a work placement. Please call Jo Beaver for more information.  


We are always in need of help with fundraising. Please do get in touch if you have some time avaliable.

Early Years Volunteers



We have a brand new project starting soon. If you would like experience in working in Early Years Settings, please consider joining our volunteer team. This is a great new opportunity for a stepping stone into a new career. 

Early Help Volunteers

We have a new project launching on

1 April, Together@FACES and are looking for volunteers who after training would be able to volunteer for 2-3 hours per week.  Call Stacey now for further information on 01234 270601.  We look forward to hearing from you.

Find us: 

Church Lane Community Centre

147 Church Lane, Bedford, MK41 0PW

01234 270601

Charity Registration

No:  1108574

Registered in England and Wales No: 05372026

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