15 December 2016
News, 2015, December, Blog, Disclosures Latest

Volunteer Scotland Disclosure Services is funded by Disclosure Scotland to support the voluntary sector with processing disclosure checks. In the light of recent press coverage regarding historical abuse allegations, we wish to remind you of the support and guidance available.

16 December 2015
Blog, George Thomson, 2015, December

You may have caught this thought provoking radio programme with the Bank of England's Chief Economist Andy Haldane.

11 December 2015
Blog, George Thomson, 2015, December

George believes this Christmas we should reflect on what volunteering means – is it self-sacrifice or should it be seen as a role that gives us a feeling of wellbeing and joy?

8 December 2015
Blog, For Volunteers, 2015, December

Were you one of the amazing Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games volunteers? Did it inspire you to keep volunteering? Well Briony Sharp wants to hear from you.

6 December 2015
Blog, 2015, December, George Thomson

Here’s the video I created for the Carnegie Challenge about building an Enabling State.

25 November 2015
Volunteer Story, Youth and Children, For Volunteers, 2015, Blog, November

How a sixteen year old recognises the importance of Volunteering in society.

20 November 2015
Blog, 2015, November

How Volunteer Scotland is making positive changes to our ways of working and bringing that into our volunteer development work.

27 October 2015
Blog, George Thomson, 2015, October

A remarkable story of a community combining to re-open a closed theatre & giving it the kiss of life.

19 October 2015
Blog, George Thomson, 2015, October

Did you know Scotland has 12,000 coastal sites of heritage significance...

29 September 2015
Blog, Zoe MacGregor, 2015, September

The practice focused paper outlined how we developed a volunteer management model and associated life cycles for use in our training courses