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...the latest from Volunteer Scotland

14 September 2018
News

The BBC Get Inspired Unsung Hero award returns to celebrate volunteers who dedicate their free time to help people participate in grassroots sports and fitness activities.

10 September 2018
News, September, 2018

Every October we celebrate our life changing work during and around Guide Dogs Week, which runs from the 6th – 14th October. This special fundraising event marks the anniversary of our very first working guide dog which was trained in Wallasey, Merseyside.

7 September 2018
News, September, 2018

Stirling’s Festival of Volunteering is back for 2018, 19-25 September. This year’s week-long celebration will focus on inclusive volunteering and building strong communities.

4 September 2018
News, 2018, September

The Scottish Household Survey still provides the very best view we have on who volunteers across Scotland.

10 August 2018
News, Disclosures Latest, 2018, August

The latest News & Updates from Volunteer Scotland Disclosure Services for July/August

2 August 2018
News, 2018, July

Kicking off activities at Go Live with the launch of the UK’s first Hearing Access Protocol on Thursday 2 August

19 July 2018
News, Disclosures Latest, 2018, July

The PVG Consultation is now closed. Thank you to everyone who provided a response to the proposed changes.

6 July 2018
News, 2018, July

Do you have a local community group that Benefits the Community and needs funding in and around the Thurso and NW area?

2 July 2018
News, 2018, July

Stirling is in the running to be named European Volunteering Capital for 2020. The competition, run by the European Volunteer Centre, recognises regions which offer outstanding support for volunteers.

20 June 2018
News, 2018, June

Thank you to everyone that helped up celebrate the diversity of Scotlands volunteers and volunteering this Volunteers' Week. We've put together some of the highlights from this year, including partner stats and top social media supporters.