Step Together | Transforming lives through volunteering

Step Together Volunteering helps those people most in need of support to transform their lives

 through community volunteering.  Working through a team of outreach workers we provide tailored 

one-to-one support to help individuals into volunteering placements that match their needs and interests, 

and help them develop the personal and practical skills required to build a more positive future. 




Stepping up to share their achievements 

Our clients tell you - in their own words - the impact Step Together has had on their lives  



Latest news

Spirit of Manchester Story Week - Tom's story

19 September 2017

This week we are participating in the #SpiritofMcrStory week, a week of inspiring stories from the voluntary sector in Manchester. As part of this, our client Tom has shared his story.

Tom was facing challenging circumstances that seemed insurmountable. A former offender, he had found himself in a cycle of substance misuse, homelessness and experiencing depression.

“The first time I came across Step Together was when I was living in an alcohol rehab project in...

Volunteering benefits Veteran’s recovery – Paul’s story

13 September 2017

Paul’s successful career in the military as a helicopter engineer was cut short when he suffered a serious brain injury as a result of a cycling accident.

After a year in hospital, Paul was preparing to move back home and, although not yet ready for employment due to the effects of his injury, his wife and his Occupational Therapist felt he would benefit from some activity.

It was at this point that Paul met Elaine from Step Together Volunteering.

After spending some...

Volunteering at V Festival

30 August 2017

Tony, a Royal Marines Veteran, had a fantastic time volunteering at V Festival as a ‘Charity Concierge’ through our partnership with

Having experienced mental health issues, Tony is currently living in supported Veterans Housing. An ex-Royal Marines musician, he was keen to volunteer doing something that matched his needs and interests.

Elaine from Step Together knows the positive impact volunteering can have for someone like Tony. She has been supporting Tony to...

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