Category Archives: Volunteering

Addressing health inequalities through volunteering

Dr Jurgen Grotz, director of The Institute for Volunteering Research, shares four key messages around recent conversations about addressing health inequalities through volunteering. Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: February 2021

With lockdown easing, we will be updating our coronavirus Involving Volunteers guidance in the coming weeks to help you be clear about how to follow the relaxing of restrictions carefully and safely. Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: December 2020

Our monthly round-up of all things volunteering including updates on volunteering policy issues and some interesting upcoming events. Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: September 2020

Our monthly round-up of all things volunteering including our recent webinar, updates on volunteering policy issues and some interesting upcoming events. Continue reading

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Volunteering: A family affair? Our research findings

Today we share our findings on our family volunteering project where we explore the links between family and volunteering. Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: July 2020

Our monthly round-up of all things volunteering including our recent webinar, updates on volunteering policy issues and some interesting upcoming events. Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: June 2020

Highlights from this months volunteering round-up include changes to NCVO's volunteering development unit, updated guidance for volunteers during coronavirus and information on the upcoming Voluntary Sector and Volunteering Research e-Conference. Continue reading

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Keeping volunteers engaged during coronavirus

Volunteers have offered valuable help and support during lockdown. We share what volunteer managers have been doing to deal with the challenges of keeping volunteers engaged. Continue reading

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Reflections on Volunteers’ Week 2020

Celebrations for Volunteers’ Week looked a little different this year but it’s been incredible to see so many people getting involved Continue reading

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Five lessons from the past about spontaneous volunteering in emergencies

Five key takeaways on the role of spontaneous volunteering in emergencies. Continue reading

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