Tag Archives: Volunteering

Volunteers’ Week 2017: You make the difference

About the week, and how you can get involved Continue reading

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The critical role of volunteers within parks

The value of parks, the struggles they face and how volunteers are helping Continue reading

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The changing face of volunteering and four ways you can respond

Responding to a changing world and adapting to the expectations of potential volunteers Continue reading

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Policy Round-Up: January 2017

Some of the key policy and regulatory developments affecting charities and the voluntary sector this month Continue reading

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Proving the value of mentoring and befriending projects

Support with impact evaluation for organisations running mentoring and befriending projects Continue reading

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Public services news round-up: January 2017

Volunteering and public services, small charity friendly commissioning, outcomes-based contracts, VAT after Brexit, Commissioning Academy & Constructive Voices Continue reading

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Volunteering and public services: what next?

Speech to the National Volunteering Forum on how we talk about the role of volunteering in public services in the future. Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: January 2017

National Citizen Service bill, volunteer legal status and reward, mentoring and befriending, supporting trustees, volunteering in later life, training and more Continue reading

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How clear are you on legal issues concerning your volunteers?

Essential legal information for volunteer managers on legal status and reward and recognition Continue reading

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Stuart Etherington’s new year letter to the sector

Thoughts on the big issues effecting the voluntary sector in the coming year Continue reading

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