Toolkits and Resources

A selection of useful research and evaluation toolkits and resources.

Top Tips for critically assessing data and research

Have you ever wanted to use data or research but weren’t quite sure if it’s of good enough quality? Well our top tips will help you to assess data and research. 

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Using research do's and don'ts

This helpful infographic provides practical guidance in the analysis and use of secondary data from other jurisdictions in the UK and overseas.

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Top Tips for presenting data and research

Many of us have lots of data and information but struggle to present it in a compelling and interesting way. Our top tips will help you work through various steps and techniques, and signpost you to a range of practical tools, to help you do just that!

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Calculating the economic value of volunteering

Have you ever wondered how to go about calculating the economic value of volunteering? Our step-by-step guide will take you through a simple approach to working this out.

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Volunteer Impact Assessment Toolkit (VIAT)

Do you know the difference between an 'outcome' and an 'output'? If you're looking for some help with measuring the impact of volunteering then this toolkit provides a practical guide for assessing the difference that volunteering makes.

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