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We recruit over 1,000 Volunteer Counsellors who are qualified or trainee counsellors to help us to deliver our services in schools.


  • Volunteer Counselling Placements

    Place2Be offer counselling placements for trainee and qualified counsellors or therapists, across the UK.

  • Volunteer Counsellor stories

    Find out more about volunteering for Place2Be from Sharon, Chris, Steve, Nikki and Faz. 

  • Apply now

    We recruit all year round for Volunteer Counsellors, so you are able to start a placement at any point during the academic year.



We have a growing community of past and present volunteers who share their stories with each other. We regularly update our alumni with new job and training opportunities.

Please email us if you would like to recieve email updates for Place2Be.

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Small change makes a big difference

  • £7Could support a child's
    drop-in session
  • £20Could support a
    parent with one-to-one
  • £95Could provide our
    whole school
    to a child for a year

Craig's story

Craig's teacher referred him to Place2Be because he was always involved in fights in the playground