Find opportunities to volunteer with us and in the Peacehaven area.

We are always looking for volunteers to help out with various community groups and council events:



Peacehaven Community Summer Fair

To make our summer fair the best it can be, we need volunteers to assist with a variety of duties.
All volunteers will be provided with free refreshments throughout the day and a free lunch.
The event will take place on Saturday 9th July 2022 at Centenary Park (Big Park) from 11 a.m. till 4 p.m. 

If you would like to help at our summer fair please send an email to or phone 01273 585 493



Community Speedwatch

Community Speedwatch is looking for volunteers to join your local Community Speedwatch Scheme.
Full training will be given for this role by Sussex Police. This is a vital role in helping to reduce anti-social driving and helping to prevent death and injury in our roads.

If you are interested please contact Steve O’Connell at, call 01273 404535 ext. 561330 or visit the Community Speedwatch website to register.



Peacehaven Community Garden

The community garden is always looking for volunteers to help with planting and maintaining the garden.

Meeting dates vary to allow people who work different days to attend. Days and times will be posted on the Facebook page when they are organised.

For the most up to date information, and to find upcoming meeting dates, please join the Community Garden Facebook group.



Peacehaven Community Supermarket

Peacehaven Community Supermarket is a non-profit organisation that helps people learn to cook, eat a healthy diet, grow their own food and waste less food.

If you are interested in volunteering with them please contact or find more information on the Sussex Community website.




Mencap are a charitable organisation that support children and adults with learning disabilities.
Newhaven and Lewes District branch run regular club nights and events for members and desperately need volunteers in order to keep running.

If you would like to get involved or further information please send an email to, phone Ann on 01273 517 345 or visit their Facebook page.



Citizens Advice – Lewes District 

Lewes District Citizens Advice is an independent charity that provides free, confidential and impartial advice to anyone living or working within the Lewes District area.

They are seeking Trainee Advisors to give information and advice to members of your community.
You will receive full training for your role, as well as support and supervision throughout your time volunteering with them.

If you would like to join their team, please send an email to or phone 01273 007 557.

You can find more information about the service on the Lewes CAB website.



Peacehaven Girl Guiding 

Girl guiding has been running in Peacehaven for many years. They have an increasing number of girls wishing to join the units from Rainbows, Brownies, Guides and Rangers but lack adult help.Would you like to do something for your community? Do you like to meet new people?Take a refreshing break from your everyday routine, share a skill or specialism and make a difference to the lives of girls.

Please contact Sue at or visit for more information.



We truly value all our volunteers for the contribution they make to our community.

If you would like to volunteer with us, you can ‘register your interest’ by completing our volunteer form.

If you need help or have any questions then please send an email to, phone 01273 585 493 or visit the council offices where we can assist you.