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Volunteering Matters, our volunteers, staff and programmes regularly feature in the national and regional media.

Skills-based Volunteering

IFA: Angela Schlenkhoff-Hus, Deputy Head of Employee Volunteering at Volunteering Matters wrote a piece on skills-based volunteering.

What does the future hold for volunteering?

Museum Journal: Oonagh Aitken “In the few years I have been the chief executive of Volunteering Matters, volunteering has moved up the political agenda.”

Creating a Volunteer Programme

Children and Young People Now: Our CEO Oonagh Aitken offers her top tips on how to run successful volunteer programmes that meet the needs of vulnerable families and disadvantaged young people.

Why volunteering in old age helps you too

The Telegraph: Retirees who help others feel better about themselves, research shows. Plenty of 70-year-olds have energy to spare – how does volunteering promote an active retirement?