News

...the latest from Volunteer Scotland

29 October 2020
News, 2020, October

The Scottish First Minister outlined the new tiered system at her daily coronavirus briefing today (23/10/20). We will continue to provide updates based on the latest Scottish Government guidance, including 'Scotland's Strategic Framework'.

28 October 2020
News, October, 2020

Trustees’ Week is an annual event to showcase the great work that trustees do and highlight opportunities for people from all walks of life to get involved and make a difference.

28 October 2020
News, August, 2018

International Volunteer Managers Day happens every year on 5th November. This year’s theme is simply “What’s Next?”.

27 October 2020
News, October, 2020

Every year, Befriending Week is celebrated from 1-7 November and this year we celebrate everything #BefriendingIs

19 October 2020
News, 2020, October

Face Coverings Regulations and General Public Guidance update from Scottish Government.

15 October 2020
News, 2020, July

The Scottish Government have developed new communications toolkits to reflect the most recent guidance. These resources will be updated as we go through the phases.

12 October 2020
News, 2020, October

Volunteer Scotland has just completed a detailed analysis of two surveys investigating the impact of COVID-19 on both volunteers and the third sector. This evidence supplements the summary presentations we shared in the summer.

28 September 2020
News, Disclosures Latest, 2020, September

This handy guide has been created to help you understand how the Disclosure (Scotland) Act 2020 will work in practice.

25 September 2020
News, 2020, September

In partnership with NCVO, Volunteer Now and WCVA, we're excited to announce the launch of 'IiV Essentials' a new free online tool designed especially for volunteer involving groups and organisations to improve the impact volunteering has for your organisation.

21 September 2020
News, 2020, September

Music legend Rick Astley will front single, Every One of Us, to celebrate the Unsung Hero awards for 2020. Find out more about this years awards including how you can nominate your Unsung Hero.