How to volunteer with LWS

If you'd like to help LWS by volunteering during one of our service-days, please download the application form and information document, and send your completed form to We'll then organise an induction for you on your first shift, during which you'll receive all the information you'll need, as well as a chance to ask any questions. Of course, if you have questions at any time, please don't hesitate to contact us using the 'Contact Us' link above.


Please note that the timings below are just guidelines, and are very flexible around each volunteers individual availability.

CATERING:       17:30 - 21:30

EVENING:        18:30 - 22:00

OVERNIGHT:   22:00 - 08:00

MORNING:      08:00 - 10:30


Remember - if you're not available for any of the shifts above, there are always other ways to help LWS. If you have any skills or talents that you think may be of benefit to the Shelter, please let us know.