Want to get more involved?
Find out what Volunteering Barnet has to offer. Whether you're brand new to volunteering or a volunteering veteran, they're here to help.
Park life. Why not 'adopt a place', create or join 'Friends of' park scheme, or get involved in gardening schemes. Get in touch with our Parks Team.
Find out what’s on in Barnet and get involved with what’s happening near you.
Explore the Barnet Community Directory to find out what community groups are near you.
Good neighbours scheme - offer practical help to the elderly, sick or anyone finding it difficult to cope.
Volunteer at a Local sports club- Help people get involved in sports and activities
Have your say
Engage Barnet is our consultation portal where you can feedback and share ideas about the area you live in so that you can influence the decisions we make in Barnet.
Set up a group
Set up or join a Town Team in one of 30 town centres in Barnet. Town Teams are an independent group of local residents, business people and community representatives working together to make their area a better place to live and work.
We want to hear your ideas for improving Barnet! Whether enhancing high streets, neighbourhoods, or parks, or simply by bringing people together, Spacehive is a crowdfunding platform for projects that make local places better. Create your crowdfunding project and let’s make a difference together through our partner Spacehive.
30% of Barnet residents say that they volunteer regularly and 42% say that they have given unpaid help to an organisation in the last 12 months.
Even if you don't see yourself as a volunteer, it's the little things you do that count. Dropping in on an elderly neighbour for a chat, or coaching a local sports team makes such a big difference in your community.