Category Archives: Volunteering

Health and social care round-up: March 2021

Our regular update on health and social care policy, with an emphasis on volunteering and the voluntary sector. Continue reading

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Volunteering round up: March 2021

After a fallow year in 2020, we’re back and delighted to be taking forward the campaign in England this year, together with our partners. Continue reading

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Volunteering and covid: Making sense of where we are and where we might be heading

Joanna Stuart and Laura Crawford explore how volunteering has currently impacted by coronavirus and how it may change as we reach the next phase of the pandemic. Continue reading

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Gentle and strong: Looking back on the role of the voluntary sector during the pandemic

NCVO’s interim CEO Sarah Vibert reflects on the role of the voluntary sector during the pandemic, how the sector has changed and what role charities and volunteers must play in our future. Continue reading

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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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Developing a National Volunteer Passporting Scheme

Volunteering Matters and NCVO are working in partnership to develop recommendations for a national volunteer passporting scheme. We outline what the scheme may entail as well as the resulting opportunities and barriers 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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