Do you want to give back to the local community, whilst learning new skills and meeting new people? 

Volunteering is a great opportunity to gain experience within the drug and alcohol field, and combined with CGL’s extensive training packages and paid expenses, can be a fun and fulfilling experience, and a chance to really make a difference to someone’s life.

Take a look at our current vacancies, all of which can be applied for by downloading our Application form.   If you need further information or assistance in completing the application, contact


Qualified Counsellor

Are you a qualified counsellor working towards BACP accreditation?

Lancashire Inspire are recruiting a volunteer counsellor to support our services in Preston, Chorley, Skelmersdale, Lancaster, Morecambe, Fleetwood and Lytham-St Anne’s.

We offer a comprehensive training package to support your practice including motivational interviewing, solution focused training, substance awareness and opportunities to attend fortnightly continual professional development sessions. Line management and group clinical supervision will also be provided.

Please contact Debbie Garrett, the Lancashire Inspire counsellor Co-ordinator:

M: 07770646062



Are you organised and a bit of a perfectionist, with a keen eye for detail?  Inspire have a vacancy for an administration volunteer to support with general admin, telephone calls and other incoming communications, as well as office duties and supporting recovery coordinators.

On-the-job training will be provided – all you need is an organised approach and a willingness to learn.

For further information, contact

Digital Engagement

Inspire have an exciting opportunity for someone to support with our digital engagement across North Lancashire.

Using your innovative approach and curious mind-set to scope and discover new technologies and digital methods, along with supporting the team to ‘go digital’, you’ll need to have great IT skills and be technologically-minded.  You’ll support on training the team on new digital processes and raising awareness of Inspire across North Lancashire, via social media and the website.

For further information about this exciting role, contact