Tag Archives: Volunteering

Public Policy Round-Up: July 2017

This blog provides an overview of the key policy, legislative and other developments relevant to charities for the month of July 2017 Continue reading

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National Citizen Service partnership with Scouts is a step in the right direction

A new partnership between NCS and the Scouts Association is a positive step, writes NCVO's chief executive. Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: July 2017

This month: the new minister for civil society announced, a new Lords committee, the Clinks State of the Sector report, training and events, and more Continue reading

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Volunteering and the general election

How flexible volunteering opportunities and use of technology could have affected the general election Continue reading

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How to help small charities make a bigger difference

As Small Charity Week gets underway, Karl discusses the ways small charities make a difference and how to help them. Continue reading

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Volunteering round up: June 2017

This month's volunteer round up looks at Volunteers' Week, the general election, safer volunteering in migrant camps and much more. Continue reading

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Starting young: Creating the next generation of volunteers

Charlotte Hill from Step Up To Serve and Jessica Taplin from V Inspired explore engaging young people in volunteering Continue reading

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Silver service: Barriers to volunteering among the over-75s …and how to overcome them

Matt discusses findings from IVR’s evaluation of the first year of Abbeyfield’s Residents as Volunteers project, which aims to recruit over-75s to volunteer. Continue reading

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Volunteers’ Week 2017: making a difference

As we start Volunteers' Week 2017, Karl Wilding, NCVO's director of public policy and volunteering, celebrates the difference volunteers make to society. Continue reading

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A manifesto for employment: How government can help people build skills and get a job

How replacing EU programmes and making it easier for unemployed people to volunteer could help people into employment Continue reading

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