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...the latest from Volunteer Scotland

13 May 2019
News, 2019, April

Volunteer fundraiser and community superhero, Keith Armour, has raised more than a quarter of a million pounds for Children’s Hospices Across Scotland (CHAS) by putting on five major sci-fi and pop-culture events in Edinburgh and Falkirk – Capital Sci-Fi Con and The Falkirk Invasion.

6 May 2019
News, 2019, April

BBC Scotland’s new discussion programme, hosted by Stephen Jardine, is looking for you to be part of the audience and put your questions to the people in power.

25 April 2019
News, 2019, April

The Scottish Government's National Outcomes Framework for Volunteering - launched 25th April 2019

8 April 2019
News, 2019, April

Edinburgh’s Inspiring Volunteer Awards reflects the exceptional range of organisations and individuals working in the city’s vibrant charity and non-profit sectors.

1 April 2019
News, 2019, April

Volunteers’ Week, 1-7 June, is a chance to say thank you for the fantastic contribution that millions of volunteers make across the UK. This year, the campaign tagline is ‘time to celebrate’.

22 March 2019
News, Disclosures Latest, March, 2019

Duty to refer is not widely understood by those who undertake regulated work (PVG roles).

21 March 2019
News, 2019, March

Volunteer Scotland and STUC highlight the need for their recently launched Volunteer Charter.

20 March 2019
News, Disclosures Latest, March, 2019

Your organisation may or may not have received a Support Visit from our Compliance Team.

12 March 2019
News, Disclosures Latest, March, 2019

Click view a snapshot of some facts and figures from 2018 in Volunteers Scotland Disclosure Services

26 February 2019
News, 2019, April

Volunteer Scotland celebrates the outcome of the “Get Connected – Volunteering and Shared Values” project with a photo exhibition in Tillicoultry, back where the project first began in March 2018.