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...the latest from Volunteer Scotland

21 September 2017
News, 2017, August

Tuesday 10th October is World Mental Health Day and the theme for this year’s day is mental health in the workplace. We are taking this opportunity to encourage volunteer involving organisations to start thinking now about doing something to mark World Mental Health Day and get your volunteers and staff involved.

12 September 2017
News, 2017, August

National search for 500 new Children’s Panel volunteers has been launched. A Children’s Panel member, who went through the hearings system as a child, urged people across Scotland to consider the unique volunteering role. (Application deadline: 26th September)

5 September 2017
News, 2017, August

International Volunteer Managers Day happens every year on 5th November. Find out how you can get involved for 2017 >

30 August 2017
News, 2017, August

From the 7th -15th October, Guide Dogs celebrates the amazing things they do and this year they’re asking you to Move it for Money! Find out how you can get involved here >

9 August 2017
News, 2017, August

Scottish SPCA are urging locals to get involved this Scottish Animal Week, which runs from 4-10 September, by raising funds in their area.

24 July 2017
News, 2017, July

We're delighted to be one of eight organisations helping to bring the Festival of Volunteering 2017 to Stirling this September.

7 June 2017
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Children’s Hospices Across Scotland (CHAS) has teamed up with a group of creative youngsters supported by its services to design a new look for the organisation.

1 June 2017
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SSE is pleased to be named as the first employer in Scotland to achieve the UK quality standard Investing in Volunteers for Employers (IiVE).

14 May 2017
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Volunteer Scotland joins the national Volunteers' Week Scotland celebrations to highlight huge contribution made by volunteers in Scotland

1 May 2017
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Small Charity Week (19th- 24th June) is the biggest event in the small charity calendar providing free initiatives, competitions and support over six days for charities or local community organisation with an annual turnover under £1.5 million.