Tag Archives: Volunteering

Volunteering round up: April 2017

This month's volunteer round up looks at the general election, National Volunteering Forum, Volunteers' Week, volunteering and mental health, and much more. Continue reading

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Does volunteering improve mental health?

On World Health Day, we look at the evidence for whether volunteering can have a positive effect for people with depression and anxiety disorders. Continue reading

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House of Lords’ recommendations on volunteering: a positive call to action we can all get behind

The Lords Committee's recommendations on volunteering recognise the value of volunteers, says NCVO's volunteering development manager. Continue reading

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Volunteering round up: March 2017

This month's volunteer round up looks at Volunteers Week 2017, a new survey on volunteering in migrant camps, new ONS research on volunteers and much more. Continue reading

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Reading between the numbers – what a new analysis of volunteer behaviour could mean for charities

A look at the latest ONS research on volunteering data and what it tells us about changes in volunteering behaviour. Continue reading

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NCS: The lessons for youth social action and where we go from here

What the National Citizen Service programme has to offer and how it can be improved Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: February 2017

Volunteers' Week 2017, social action, the role of volunteers in parks, new funding announcements, Annual Conference 2017, training and more Continue reading

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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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