Warrington Voluntary Action. Engaging People. Empowering Communities.

Advice for Volunteers

In order to support you before, during and after your volunteering, we have put together some advice guides that you may find useful.  If you have a specific question that you can't find the answer to here, please contact Annie - annie@warringtonva.org.uk

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What is volunteering?A guide with some thoughts about if volunteering is right for you and if it's the best choice for you right now.
What things do I need to think about?Will volunteering fit into your existing schedule and arrangement?  Here are some things to think about as you begin.
Advice for young people and parentsVolunteering is a great way to get experience for young people but is often difficult to get into when you are young.
Advice for advisorsIf you support people and they are looking for volunteering this guide provides you some thoughts before starting them on their journey
Transferable skills from volunteeringA breakdown of some of the general skills you could gain through volunteering which might be useful on a CV.
Administration Volunteering SkillsetsThe skills you may need to perform and could possibly gain from a voluntary role in Administration.
Animals Volunteering SkillsetsThe skills you may need to perform and could possibly gain from a voluntary role in Animal care.
Culture Volunteering SkillsetsThe skills you may need to perform and could possibly gain from a voluntary role in the Culture industry.
Disability Volunteering SkilletsThe skills you may need to perform and could possibly gain from a voluntary role in Disability support.
Environment Volunteering SkillsetsThe skills you may need to perform and could possibly gain from a voluntary role in Environmental action.
Finance + Fundraising SkillsetsThe skills you may need to perform and could possibly gain from a voluntary role in Fundraising and Finance.
Representation Volunteering SkillsetsThe skills you may need to perform and could possibly gain from a voluntary role in Representation.
Retail Volunteering SkillsetsThe skills you may need to perform and could possibly gain from a voluntary role in Retail.
Sports Volunteering SkillsetsThe skills you may need to perform and could possibly gain from a voluntary role in Sports.
Trustees + Committee Volunteering SkillsetThe skills you may need to perform and could possibly gain from a voluntary role as a Trustee or Committee Member.

 

 

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