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Donate an Hour

We’re asking for just an hour of your time during Guide Dogs Week from 4 to 12 October. Join one of our collections around the UK and help us to raise awareness and funds for Guide Dogs.

By donating just an hour to volunteer, you will be making a huge difference to the lives of people who are blind or partially sighted.

Please note that the online registration form is now closed however there is still the chance to get involved with one of our collections. Just follow the three easy steps.

Just follow these three simple steps

  1. Pick how you will donate your hour. Go to our Let’s Glow collection page to find a collection near you.
  2. Send an email to donateanhour@guidedogs.org.uk or telephone 0870 600 23 23.     
  3. Make a difference to someone with sight loss

Calls to our team will cost 1p pence per minute plus your telephone company’s access charge


Why we need your support:

Guide Dogs provide mobility and freedom to blind and partially sighted people. We also campaign for the rights of people with visual impairment, educate the public about eye care and fund eye disease research.

There are nearly 4,800 guide dog owners in the UK.

Did you know the lifetime cost of a guide dog is £50,000? The cost to a guide dog owner is just 50p.

The guide dog service receives no government funding and depends entirely upon public support - your support.


Nathan with his guide dog Hudson

Amazing people like you have changed my life forever, people I have never even met, people I can never thank enough have given me Hudson.
Read Nathan's Story




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