Research

We’re here to help you understand, monitor and evaluate all aspects of volunteering. 

We've carried out a survey to find out about young people’s involvement and future interest in volunteering. This research examines the nature and extent of volunteering participation and attitudes towards volunteering among young people (aged 11-18 years).

We’ve carried out a study of volunteering across the historic environment sector on behalf of Historic Environment Scotland.

Find out about volunteering trends in Scotland; there's some new and interesting stuff here!

Volunteers have been making a huge difference to improving people’s quality of life for years. Find out more.

This workshop was a unique opportunity to build a shared understanding of what informal volunteering looks like in Scotland, to inform policy and practice for years to come.

The Volunteer Support Pot was a fund to support Clyde-siders and Ceremonies’ volunteers at the Commonwealth Games.