Can Do — volunteer opportunities for disabled people


Leonard Cheshire Disability's Can Do project has been set up for 16‑ to 35‑year-olds with disabilities wishing to volunteer in their local community. This can be a great way to become involved with your local community and develop your skills.

Can Do is open to young people with a long term health condition or disability, including physical, visual or hearing impairments, mental health conditions and learning disabilities like dyslexia and dyspraxia.

Can Do currently has projects in the following locations, with more planned in the future:

  • Bristol
  • Birmingham
  • Cardiff, Wales
  • Edinburgh
  • Gloucester
  • London
  • Manchester
  • Merseyside
  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne
  • Newport, Wales
  • Portsmouth
  • Southend-on-Sea
  • Swansea, Wales
  • Wrexham, Wales
  • Yorkshire

Service Details

Leonard Cheshire Disability
Service Type:
Things to Do
Age Range:
10 - 35 years (please check for age range of different groups)
Age Band:
  • Children (5-18)
  • Young Adults (14-25)
  • Adults (18+)
Provides support to:
  • People with SEN/learning disabilities
  • People with physical disabilities


The following documents related to this service are available for download:

This page was last updated on 19 June 2017

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This page was last updated on 19 June 2017

Contact Details

Contact Name:
Ruth Bowen (North Can Do Coordinator)
07738 329494