Volunteer 140 minutes and make a difference

#volunteer140 campaign is all about spreading happiness and putting a smile on an older person’s face during Volunteers’ Week.


You’ve taken time to tweet 140 characters, now our challenge to you is to give 140 minutes of your time! 

Find volunteering opportunities through our partner Do-It.org and see how you could give your 140 minutes...

Give 140 Minutes


You could spend your 140 minutes.....

With our residents:

  • Chatting and eating delicious cake – we really do make good cake!
  • Sharing your skills, whether as a tech whiz, a creative crafter or stupendous singer!

Behind the scenes in our houses:

  • Putting your green fingers to the test in our gardens
  • Flipping sausages at our summer BBQ’s

In your local community:

  • Telling everyone you meet about Abbeyfield and the work we do
  • Fundraising to enable us to do more

See how important volunteers are to us