Volunteer in Salisbury

We need your help! Do you have a spare few hours to give, as an individual or a group, to get involved with our current volunteering opportunities?

Daffodils on display in one of the charity shops

Shop assistants

If you have an eye for great stock or are great at customer service you’d be a great help re-stocking shelves and serving customers in one of our community shops.


  • The Trussell Trust Shop, 7 Catherine St, Salisbury SP1 2DF
  • The Trussell Trust Shop, St. Michael’s Church, 96, St.Michael’s Rd, Salisbury SP2 9LE

Dates: Ongoing

Clothes donation sorting

If you have an eye for spotting things that sell well, you could help us sort donations and prepare them for our shops.

Venue: Trussell Trust warehouse, Ashfield Trading Estate, Ashfield Road. Salisbury, SP2 7HL and at our shops

Dates: Ongoing

Upcycling and furniture repair

Do you have a flair for woodwork and an eye for detail? Join our upcycling team to help give unwanted goods a second life!

Venue: Salisbury Furniture Shop, 1 Stephenson Road, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP2 7NP

Dates: Ongoing

Christmas Shoebox Sorting

Sort and pack thousands of donated Christmas present boxes ready for distribution to those in Southeast Europe who might otherwise receive nothing this Christmas. Please call to book.

Venues: Wiltshire College on Southampton Rd.

Dates:  From 13th -24th Nov:
Weekdays 10am – 4pm
Tues & Thurs evenings 6pm – 8.30pm
And Sat 25th Nov all day from 10 am until we finish

Christmas Food Collection

Spend two hours handing out shopping lists and collecting donations of food towards our Christmas emergency food boxes and hampers.  Please call to book.

Venue: All three Tesco stores – Salisbury Metro, Southampton Rd and Amesbury

Dates: 30th Nov,  1st and 2nd  Dec from 9am-5pm (2 hour slots)

Van driver's mate

Fit, active, and good at heavy lifting?  We need volunteers to work with our van teams helping to deliver and collect furniture donations.

Venue: Starting from Salisbury – Trussell Trust, Ashfield Trading Estate, Ashfield Road. Salisbury, SP2 7HL

Dates: Ongoing  – half or full days needed starting in Salisbury


To get involved and for further information please contact us on:

01722 580 180 or email volunteering@trusselltrust.org 

Download Application Form

Donate good quality furniture

We would be grateful for your support.  Please donate good quality furniture for sale in our shops – even wooden items which we can upcycle would be welcome.  Soft furnishings must have current fire safety labels attached.

Please take them to our Bemerton Heath or Stephenson Road charity shops*, or call our ‘check and collect’ service on 01722 580185 to arrange for collection.’