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Volunteers are the lifeblood of voluntary and community organisations in Wales.  They bring so many benefits, but recruiting and retaining volunteers means creating a positive and supportive environment.

These pages include information sheets covering a wide range of topics and advice, model policies, resources, information on grant funding and more. If you work with volunteers in Wales, or are looking to get into volunteering, then we’ve got you covered.

Volunteering Wales

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Volunteering Wales is a digital volunteering platform from Third Sector Support Wales. The platform hosts hundreds of volunteering opportunities from across Wales in one place, making it easy to find and recruit volunteers – or start on your own volunteering journey.

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Category | Volunteering |

Thinking about volunteering

Category | Policies, procedures & practical | Volunteering |

Model volunteering policy

Category | Volunteering |

Code of practice for involving volunteers

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Volunteering projects

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Helpforce is working with Third Sector Support Wales, Welsh Government and other partners to develop the potential of volunteering to support health
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Latest volunteering news

Published: 08/07/20
Categories: Volunteering

Volunteers improve mobility and wellbeing of older patients

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Published: 06/07/20
Categories: Funding Volunteering

European funding available for volunteering projects in Wales

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Published: 22/06/20
Categories: Influencing Volunteering

New report: building on the community response to COVID-19

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Volunteering training courses