There are many reasons why people volunteer to help on our waterways. You might want to meet new people, gain new skills, help maintain the local area that you love or just get out of the house and get some fresh air. There's nowhere better to share tea and biscuits.
Here are some of the top reasons that our volunteers give for working with us:
Whatever your reasons, it is likely that you and others will benefit far more than you ever expected.
Read the inspiring stories of some of our volunteers in our volunteer articles
Find out why Evelyn enjoys volunteering with her local Towpath Taskforce team. Video footage courtesy of the NCVO.
Last date edited: 28 February 2019