Volunteering

CAVO works to support organisations with the practical aspects of working with volunteers successfully and promotes and highlights volunteering opportunities in Ceredigion.
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Provides information and support to your organisation on how to reach out to a diverse range of volunteers.  

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Supports your organisation to create attractive volunteering opportunities.

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Helps you to review your volunteering policy, safeguarding procedures and quality standards.

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Promotes volunteering opportunities to individuals through a range of sources.

I want to Volunteer

It’s brilliant to hear that you want to volunteer we can help you with:-

  • Information on volunteering
  • Advice on the right opportunity for you
  • Help and support during your volunteering journey
  • Training and events

We need Volunteers!

It’s brilliant to hear you want volunteers. Here’s what you can do:-

Coordinate Ceredigion Volunteer Organisers Network (CVON), an informal peer support network for organisations who provide volunteering opportunities in the county to share best practice, participate in recruitment events and receive updates on regulation and legislation changes. 

Latest Volunteering News

Celebrate Volunteers’ Week 2020

Celebrate Volunteers’ Week 2020

Volunteers’ Week is a ‘time to celebrate’! It’s an annual UK wide celebration of volunteers taking place each year between 1-7 June and the perfect time to say a big ‘thank you’ to your volunteers.   It is also a chance to highlight the variety of volunteer roles...

Volunteering for Health – celebrating 10 years

Volunteering for Health – celebrating 10 years

Hywel Dda University Health Board’s flagship Volunteering for Health programme was ten years old in October. Volunteers, staff, partners and supporters came together to celebrate with stories, balloons and cake. Today all Health Boards in Wales have their volunteering...

Hywel Dda Community Health Council Reports

Hywel Dda Community Health Council Reports

The CHC represent independently and without bias the interests of patients and the public in the way that NHS services are planned and provided across the counties of Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion and Pembrokeshire. Please help by sharing your NHS experiences with us...

Need help with volunteering-wales.net?

Need help with volunteering-wales.net?

Fiona Liddell, Volunteering Development Manager WCVA, describes some of the assistance that is available to those looking for volunteers through the new volunteering platform. The new volunteering website is up and running but it is still unfamiliar to most of us. It...

New Quay Community Library

New Quay Community Library

Learn more about how New Quay took over the local authority run library and turned it into a community library run entirely by volunteers. https://youtu.be/Rtg22HU_ckI

Why not make a New Year resolution to recruit younger trustees?

Why not make a New Year resolution to recruit younger trustees?

With an ever stronger emphasis on the importance of diversity, many charities are seeking to recruit younger trustees The average age of charity trustees in the UK is between 55 to 64 years old and trustees are likely to be older in small charities. Many boards are...