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Want to volunteer and not sure where to start?

There are hundreds of different ways to volunteer in Edinburgh. No matter who you are, how much or how little time you have or why you want to volunteer, there is a role that is just right for you. We can help you find it. We have been helping all sorts of people in Edinburgh find volunteering for over 45 years.

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Want to register your organisation and start recruiting volunteers?

Any voluntary or public sector organisation can register with us. This allows you to advertise your volunteering opportunities with us for free.

We have a new online registration process making it easier than ever to advertise your volunteering opportunities.

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Learning and development opportunities

We offer a range of learning and development opportunities throughout the year.  This includes Core Skills in Volunteer Management (CSVM), Evolve (CPD for Volunteer Managers), Inspire (Peer Support), and our new Challenge Workshops covering a wide range of subjects relevant to working with volunteers. 

We hold regular What We Offer You sessions to help you get the best from us, and we provide bespoke training solutions tailored to your individual organisational needs.

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Visit our new
VolunteerWiki

This resource has been developed by Volunteer Edinburgh with support from partners, to give volunteer managers access to high quality, reliable and up to date information on managing volunteers.

Whether you are just starting out involving volunteers or you have been managing volunteers for many years, we aim to cover a wide range of volunteer management issues and give you access to the knowledge that you need.

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Equality Outcomes 2021-2025

The City of Edinburgh Council, NHS Lothian and other public sector partners are looking for your views on their draft Equality Outcomes for 2021-2025. This is a really important chance to help shape what the priorities should be for the next four years. The online consultation is open until 22 December.

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Fifth Annual Global Survey for Leaders of Volunteers

Don’t miss your chance to participate in the largest survey of volunteer managers data in the world. Add your voice to the 2021 Volunteer Management Progress Report 'COVID Edition' and get the early results first.

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Partnerships and Coffee

Delighted to work with our Carr Gomm partners to bring people together over a cup of coffee and a biscuit at one of the weekly coffee mornings.

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Remembering our Colleague and Friend

It is with great sadness that we announce the death, following a short illness, of our friend and colleague Paul Bennett.

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Supporting Paramedic Learning

Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh is commencing a new and exciting BSc Paramedic Science programme in September 2020.

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