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Why volunteer with us?

  • Make a difference in your local community by giving people the opportunity to share their views
  • Boost your CV as you develop new skills, gain experience and confidence in the workplace
  • Make new friends as you become part of the Healthwatch team
  • Use your skills to contribute to the success of Healthwatch across North Somerset

Find out more

Our volunteer positions in North Somerset are currently filled. Please do check back if you are interested in volunteering in the future or contact us to stay in touch via our newsletter.


hours of time were given up last year from our volunteers, to help make a difference to local health and care services in North Somerset

Jackie Eastmond

Jackie Eastmond - volunteer profile

Jill is a volunteer for Healthwatch North Somerset and carries out office support work. Her role includes helping manage our databases, monitoring our records for petty cash and general administration duties. 

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Terry Williamson

Terry is a Healthwatch volunteer who chairs our Patient Participation Group meetings quarterly. More recently he has adapted his role to continue to volunteer during the COVID 19 crisis. 

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Our volunteers - they're our eyes and ears on the ground. I wouldn't feel like I could do my job properly without them out there telling us how it is! Thank you for caring about health and social care in North Somerset - Vicky Marriott, Area Manager