Our volunteers

Meet some of our volunteers and find out why they help Brain Tumour Support and what volunteering means to them.

And if you have a volunteering story of your own that you would like to share with us please tell us here.

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Julie - Support volunteer

Julie vowed to help brain tumour patients after her mum died of a brain  tumour. Now she is there to give a listening ear to patients at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham.

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Sue - Events volunteer

Sue loves talking to people and raising awareness of brain tumours. She has been on the radio twice and hopes to get on the telly!

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Ellen and Kev - Support and fundraising volunteers

Ellen and Kev enjoy raising awareness of brain tumours and Brain Tumour Support because their Brain Tumour Support Group means so much to them.

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Chris - Admin volunteer

Chris has been volunteering for us since 2011. He does a variety of jobs including helping in the office and at events. He even walks the office dog.

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Jeanette - Fundraising volunteer

Jeanette says fundraising is better than Valium!

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John and Tina - Support volunteers

"Volunteering makes us both feel humble when we hear other people’s stories and it makes us feel understood when we relay our own," say John and Tina

Chelsea - Support volunteer

Chelsea regularly helps out at our Staffordshire Support Group and has found the experience rewarding and eye-opening.

Natalie - Admin volunteer

Natalie has volunteered in our offices in Thornbury. Her experience has given her confidence and helped her develop valuable skills.

John - Ambassador

Having been a brain tumour patient himself, John sees his volunteering work with Brain Tumour Support as a way of 'giving something back'.

Hev - Ambassador

Hev had to leave her nursing career due to a brain tumour diagnosis and is now passionate about raising awareness and making a difference for others.

Jane - Admin volunteer

Through volunteering in our offices, Jane has found a great sense of purpose and also made many new friends.