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Volunteer at The Pankhurst Trust (Incorporating Manchester Women’s Aid)

January 2021 Update

Due to COVID-19 many roles are currently operating with much reduced numbers or are full. Don't be put off, this just means that we may have to keep your application until we are fully operational again.  

Because we have so many applications and we match volunteers to available roles and your availability, we might not have a role right away. Please bear with us.



How to Apply: 

Please download and complete the application and send it to


Due to COVID restrictions, we are currently only able to accept enquiries via email and we will do our best to respond within 3 working days. Please send your enquiry to or volunteer coordinator Abi Froud to


Generous: sharing our skills, creating energetic positive links, and thriving together
Affirming: supporting and inspiring, paying attention to discover what matters
Courageous: challenging inequality, stepping forward and making change
Rooted: secure and participating in our communities, nurturing a sense of belonging


Volunteering is a great way to support us. Our team is constantly growing and we welcome applications from people of all ages, backgrounds and levels of experience from novice to expert!

Our service aims to reflect the diversity of the city which we serve. We warmly welcome applications from people who are disabled, LGBTQIA+ and/or from a minority ethnic group

We will confirm receipt of your application and let you know as soon as something comes up. 

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