Volunteer Centre – Web Links
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- Association of Volunteer Managers
For those who manage volunteers in England.
- Workplace Pensions
Guidelines and information about workplace pensions
- CSV (Community Service Volunteers)
Large scale provider of volunteering opportunities in the UK. CSV also supports training and education initiatives.
- Small Charities Coalition
Small Charities Coalition is a national support and networking organisation that helps over 6000 small charities, their staff, volunteers and trustees access the skills, knowledge and resources they need to best serve their causes.
This site provides details of volunteering opportunities throughout the UK and is powered by a large on-line database of current vacancies. Do-It allows users to search by postcode, type of organisation and type of work.
- Hampshire Volunteers
Find your local volunteer centre
- Institute of Volunteering Research
The Institute for Volunteering Research (IVR) aims to develop knowledge and understanding of volunteering in a way that is relevant to practitioners and policy makers. This site provides an overview of their work as well as detailed summaries of research that they have undertaken.
Recruits people of all ages and backgrounds throughout the UK with specific business, professional, managerial or technical career experience.
- Retired and Senior Volunteer Programme (RSVP)
Promotes volunteering by older people and matches individuals with local voluntary opportunities. It operates across Great Britain with more than 5,000 volunteers and aims to involve as many people as possible over the age of fifty.
- Society Guardian - Volunteering section
Up to date news coverage on volunteering issues from the on-line version of The Guardian newspaper
- Student Volunteering England
The national centre for student volunteering
This BBC supported campaign gives you the opportunity to share your time and skills with your community. The site allows you to register your details in order to receive a list of organisations in your area that need help, and which match your interests.
- V inspired
V the national young volunteers service, is an independent charity dedicated to helping young people volunteer in ways that matter to them.
- Volunteering England
The lead agency for the development of volunteering in England.
- Youth Action Network
A network organisation that supports and develops a range of youth volunteering projects across England.