News

...the latest from Volunteer Scotland

30 March 2020
News, 2020, March

We’ve been working closely with the Disclosure Scotland team on our response to coronavirus (COVID-19). As a result we're making a temporary change to how we process your PVG applications.

20 March 2020
News

We have provided practical guidance for organisations managing volunteers during Coronavirus (Covid-19).

20 March 2020
News, 2020, March

Volunteer Scotland service information and advice for visitors

16 March 2020
News

Practical guidance to minimise the impact of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) on the health and wellbeing of volunteers (as well as those they volunteer for and with).

1 March 2020
News, 2020, March

Coronavirus: Volunteer Scotland guidance for visitor and training delegates.

12 February 2020
News

We’re sorry to share the sad news that Liz Burns founder and first CEO of Volunteer Development Scotland (now Volunteer Scotland) has died.

7 February 2020
News, 2020, February

Student Volunteering Week 2020 runs from 10th - 16th February. This is the 19th year that Student Volunteering Week is taking place.

13 January 2020
News, 2020, January

Don't miss your chance to attend the Volunteering for all expo “the evidence sessions” hosted by Volunteer Scotland at the Gathering 2020. Find out more >

20 December 2019
News, August, 2018

View the latest from 'Our Newsletter' in this roundup of 2019 from Volunteer Scotland.

1 December 2019
News, 2019, December

International Volunteer Day (IVD), 5 December, is an opportunity for us all to promote volunteerism, encourage governments to support volunteer efforts and recognise volunteer contributions to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at local, national and international levels.