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Join Our Volunteer Team

We are looking for volunteers to join our new scheme - would you like to help SUPPORT other families or help us develop our NHS Accredited INFORMATION or help us raise AWARENESS of Encephalitis? If so then you might want to become one of three types of volunteer. 

Importantly we are looking for volunteers from all over the world - we need volunteers in each country - so please get in touch!

If you would like more information and to submit and application form - please get in touch with us on or call the office on +44(0)1653 692583! Come and join our team and help us acheive so much more!


Find out more about the different roles below

Awareness Volunteer


Support Volunteer


Information Volunteer


Neuropsychology Service - volunteer needed

We have an opportunity for psychology students who would be willing to help with administrative support in our Neuropsychology service.

The role would consist of the below in this innovative and unique service. The student would work closely with Dr Carol Sampson a Consultant Clinical Neuropsychology service and get a good understanding of how neuropsychology works in reality. A great addition to any CV.

Ideally we are looking for someone based in Manchester or who is willing to travel to Manchester on a regular basis. The role is ongoing and ideally we need someone to commit to 1 day a week for at least 6-10 weeks. As they would be accessing sensitive data we would need to DBS check them to an enhanced level.


  • Setting up and sending standard acknowledgement letters, information and consent requests.
  • Typing update/review/discharge letters.
  • Setting up and inputting information into the database
  • Analysing data and running reports
  • General admin duties e.g. making up client files, printing and filing client related emails
  • Typing/customising neuropsychology assessment reports
  • Preparing, sending, collating information from client surveys/ service user feedback

 Anyone who is interested should contact or +44(0)1653 692583.



The Encephalitis Society is the operating name of the Encephalitis Support Group which is a registered Charity and Company Limited by Guarantee.

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