halow project (Guildford)

Gardening and Cooking Support Volunteer

halow supports young adults aged 16+ with a learning disability to live independent lives and become more involved in their local community.

Description of the Role: 
Do you enjoy being outdoors, have some knowledge of gardening, or enjoy cooking? By volunteering for halow project, your role will be to assist our young people to use tools safely and learn how to care for and grow plants. During our cooking sessions your role will be to support our young people to use the produce we grow in their recipes and assist them with cooking and preparing meals whilst maintaining adequate kitchen safety skills.

DBS Check
Any person recruited to volunteer by halow must have an enhanced DBS check. The cost of this is paid for by halow.

Covid Safe working
Our volunteering opportunities are in a covid safe environment and we ask that all applicants are willing to take PCR tests weekly which will be provided by halow project.

How to apply
To become part of the team please click on the Fill in an Application button. 

Mission Statement

To make a difference

About us

The halow project is a growing community-based charity, situated in Guildford, Surrey. We support young people, aged 16+, with a learning disability on their journey into adult life.

The young people we work with want the opportunity to:

  • Build relationships
  • Become part of the community
  • Find meaningful employment
  • Have a home of their own

We believe that the young people we support have the right to be part of and respected in their communities and are entitled to a life they choose in ways which best suit them. halow is committed to developing creative opportunities and removing social barriers.