On World Youth Skills Day, and with the summer holidays looming, we highlight the potential for young people to gain vital life and employability skills through volunteering.
We regularly post blogs from our own staff, volunteers and key figures in the voluntary sector. Have a browse of our recent blog entries below.
Investment in volunteering might help us to meet the health and care challenges we face as a society.
Volunteering Matters has joined forces with partners across Europe to develop citizenship education material for 8-12 year olds.
Volunteering Matters demonstrates the need for volunteers in helping meet the demands and needs of our health and care system.
Roy visits a local primary school every week and listens to the children reading so he can help them improve these skills. So what does he get out of it?
Ross is inspired every day by the work our volunteers do to support some of the most vulnerable and victimised young people in the local area.
With party manifestos abound you can’t help but notice that the matter of employee volunteering is a hot topic at the moment.