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Aged 11-25? Join us in the park!

by Groundwork West Midlands

Make a difference to your local wildlife, green spaces & community through our free online workshops and practical volunteering opportunities with local Friends of Park groups. Activities include habitat management, gardening, event planning, wildlife photography, social media and more! Kick the Dust: Future Proof Parks is Groundwork West Midlands’ youth volunteering programme for 11-25 year olds.

Organisation description

Groundwork West Midlands is a community and environmental charity. Operating across the West Midlands, we work on hundreds of individual projects each year aiming to create better places, improve people’s prospects and promote greener choices.


Dartmouth Park
B71 4AS West Bromwich


Please get in touch to discuss any access requirements

Preferred skills

No experience necessary, creative ideas welcome

Experience gained

Practical skills including tool use, park maintenance and gardening. Creative skills including event planning, promotion, and social media. Communication and team-working skills. Planning and delivering activities. Developing and exploring your own ideas and interests through youth-led projects and events

Will the organisation carry out a DBS check?


Minimum age


Age focus

  • Secondary school age young people
  • Young adults

Time of volunteering

  • Weekdays
  • Weekends
  • Daytime
  • Evenings


  • Mainly outdoors
  • To learn new skills and improve my job prospects
  • To share my skills and creativity

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