A Practical Checklist for organisations involving older people as volunteers Have fully operational equal opportunities policies which encourage older people
One of the myths of the volunteer world is that daytime volunteers are an endangered species. In the past, organisations
This worksheet is intended to assist you in deciding what types of volunteers could be of assistance to you. We
Are you looking to start a career or to change jobs?   Volunteering is a marvellous way to explore possible
A practical checklist for organisations involving young people as volunteers Target more information about volunteering opportunities at young people to
To feel needed To make a difference To get to know a new neighbourhood To help someone Because a friend
Reason no. 10  The reality of their experience was not what they expected when they signed on Reason no. 9
1. Research the causes or issues important to you. Look for a group that deals with issues about which you
Often, there are so many volunteer opportunities to choose; finding the right one is difficult. Here are some helpful hints:
Volunteering is defined as the commitment of time and energy, for the benefit of the society and the community, the