Volunteer Now

Volunteer Now

The Skainos Centre
239 Newtownards Road
BELFAST
BT4 1AF
United Kingdom

Volunteer Now works to promote, enhance and support volunteering across Northern Ireland. Volunteer Now is about connecting with individuals and organisations to build healthy communities and create positive change.

 

 

Volunteer Now enhances recognition for the contribution volunteers make, provides access to opportunities and encourages people to volunteer.  We provide training, information, guidance and support to volunteer-involving organisations on issues of good practice and policy regarding volunteering, volunteer management, child protection, safeguarding vulnerable adults and governance.

Volunteer Now's Content

Leadership and good governance awards
News

Volunteer Now

The Leadership and Good Governance Awards 2020 are organised by the VSB Foundation, in partnership with CO3 and Volunteer Now and have grown in profile during the past four years.
Event
Training/Advice

Volunteer Now

This is a FREE certificated course suitable for individuals with responsibility for developing and/or reviewing adult safeguarding policy and procedures.
Dates:
14 October 2019
L'Derry
Event
Conference

Volunteer Now

Nothing stays the same! The environment for volunteering is changing – we need to be prepared and to think creatively about how to involve volunteers in the next decade.
Dates:
05 December 2019
NEWTOWNABBEY
Time to Celebrate Volunteers Week 2019
News

Volunteer Now

Volunteers’ Week UK 1 – 7 June recognises the contribution volunteers make to our communities every day.
Event
Training/Advice

Volunteer Now

This one day certificated training course is suitable for staff and volunteers working with children and young people with disabilities.
Dates:
28 January 2020
BELFAST
Event
Training/Advice

Volunteer Now

This one day certificated training course is suitable for staff and volunteers who have regular and/or direct contact with children and young people (e.g. supervisor, leader, officer in charge).
Dates:
11 December 2019
COOKSTOWN
Event
Training/Advice

Volunteer Now

This one day certificated training is suitable for Designated and Deputy Designated Child Protection Officers.
Dates:
28 February 2020
OMAGH
News

Volunteer Now

Do you know of a volunteer group that deserves recognition for outstanding work? The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service is the highest Award given to volunteer groups - the equivalent to an MBE.

News

Volunteer Now

Volunteer Now hosted a series of workshops to hear the views of members about volunteering in the light of the current Department for Communities consultation paper on proposals for the provision of strategic support to the voluntary & community sector.

News

Volunteer Now

Department for Communities Minister Paul Givan MLA joined newly appointed delivery partners, Limavady Community Development Initiative (LCDI), the Association of Independent Volunteer Centres (AIVC) Volunteer Now and North West Volunteer Centre to launch

More Information

Type of Organisation

VCSE

Team

  • Julie-Ann Ashe
  • Kathy Corbett