Become a volunteer

If you are interested in carrying out Red Cross Red Crescent voluntary work, please contact the Red Cross or Red Crescent Society in your country to ask them about the volunteering opportunities. To find the contact details, please select here the region in which you live:

You can make a difference! Each National Society works with and through its volunteers in a variety of service areas, depending on the needs of their communities. These activities can include tackling challenges such as migration, violence in communities, health challenges including HIV and AIDS to name but a few. You can make a difference in the lives of those in your community who are of the greatest need — volunteer, get involved!

Volunteers reducing risk to dengue
Volunteers rescuing people in Greece

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) is the world's largest humanitarian organization, with 190 member National Societies. As part of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, our work is guided by seven fundamental principles; humanity, impartiality, neutrality, independence, voluntary service, unity and universality. About this site & copyright