If you use volunteers then we can help you to involve even more of them and to organise and manage them in the best way possible.

Because we are the main resource for people in Edinburgh who want to volunteer, the opportunities registered with us are accessed by thousands of potential volunteers each month via our website and in our city centre office.
It’s simple and free to register your opportunities with us, so register now and don’t miss out on volunteers!  Register your opportunities

Want help with managing your volunteers?

We have a huge range of services to help you manage your volunteers. From easy to use Good Practice Guides and accredited volunteers management training courses to development opportunites for your board and hands on support to help you attain the Investing in Volunteers standard, we also run Continuing Professional Development sessions for volunteers managers. 
We are the local experts for all your volunteer management needs. 
We can even provide free support and advice on all aspects of volunteer management, including policy development and implementation, designing effective volunteer programmes and roles and best practice in volunteer involvement. We can work with you to develop volunteer programmes that are attractive to volunteers and effective for you.

Lord Provost's Inspiring Volunteer Awards 2017: Honour Board

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On Tuesday 3 June 2015, The Lord Provost unveiled a new Honour Board he commissioned which lists previous winners of the Lord Provost’s Inspiring Volunteer of the Year Achievement Award since its inception in 2008. And it is intended to add to it each year as new winners are chosen. This board is displayed in the City Chambers. This award is presented at the annual Inspiring Volunteering Awards ceremony.

Trustee Survey

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Trustees, Directors, Management Committee members call them what you will but they are vital to your organisations very existence. Recruiting and developing the right people isn't always easy and we want to help.

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