From The Web...
has been published from the recent conference on the future of community work in England, in the light of the closures of the Community Development Foundation and Community Matters.
Volunteers Week is a good time to look at recruitment and use the national awareness campaign to get people on board. This article
from the guardian looks at what makes some more likely to volunteer than others.
The BBC have done this nice piece
for volunteers week. :)
The Queens Speech
, announcing measures to be brought forward in the new parliamentary session at Westminster, included NCS is the volunteering programme for young people, which has been a favourite cause of Conservative ministers.
For volunteers week the NCVO have released information about best practice in volunteer management.