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Volunteering with Medway Libraries

Opportunities to volunteer with Medway Libraries

Medway Libraries welcome volunteers to help with a wide range of roles. If you have time to spare and would like to get involved, click on the following links for role descriptions:

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If you would like to apply, please complete an application form then email it to libraryvolunteers@medway.gov.uk , hand it in to any Medway library or post it to FREEPOST RSCC/HCEE/BUXL, Medway Council, Strood Library, Rochester, ME2 3EP

Friends of Medway Libraries

Friends of Medway Libraries logoThe Friends of Medway Libraries was formed in 2006 to raise the profile of libraries in Medway. The group meets monthly, alternating between Gillingham Library and Rochester Community Hub.

New members are always welcome.


Volunteer drivers for our home library service

Bumpy Road and treesMedway Libraries rely on volunteer drivers to deliver books to people who are housebound.

If you are able to lift and carry books, have the use of a car and can spare a few hours per month, please call 01634 337799 or complete the Medway Libraries and Archives volunteer application form (pdf 42KB).

To use this pdf, you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader. If you do not have it on your computer, please use our advice page.

Duke of Edinburgh Award placements

Group of TeenagersSkills or volunteering placements are available for Duke of Edinburgh Award participants during summer holidays only. For more information go to visit our young adults page.

Please be aware that places are limited and an application does not guarantee a placement with Medway Libraries.

Visit the Duke of Edinburgh award page for other Medway Council placements.