Welcome to Volunteer Cornwall

Volunteer Cornwall is a charity dedicated to developing active and engaged citizens through volunteering. Volunteer Cornwall lives by its 5 underpinning values which are: To be bold and passionate, to work reciprocally and with collective purpose, promoting neighbourliness.
We relate these to our daily work by being enabling, creating opportunity, innovating, providing proactive leadership and being inclusive.Our Volunteer Centres, situated in  East (Liskeard), Mid (Truro) and West Cornwall (Redruth), match people who want to volunteer with organisations that need volunteers. We also have a range of projects and services – all designed to support and develop volunteers and host organisations. So explore our website and find out more about how we use the power of volunteering to change lives…We want to provide you with a safe, engaging and positive experience at all times. If you have any comments, ideas or concerns please get in touch by using the ‘contact‘ button at the top of the page.

Volunteer Cornwall Annual Report 2013-2014

Read the Volunteer Cornwall 2013-14 Annual Report here!

 

 

Latest News

Cornwall Council Transformation Challenge Award July Update

Cornwall TCA aims to improve the commissioning of services and strengthen the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector.The steering group met on 22 July and approved several key documents: The project plan is now finalised and sets out in detail how the project will be run and what it will deliver. This is available on […]

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Volunteer Drivers

Volunteer Cornwall’s social transport scheme is one of the largest in the county and we are always on the look-out for more volunteer drivers. However, we currently have a specific need for volunteer drivers in the following postcode areas: TR 6, 8, 11, 17, 18 & 20 PL 12, 20, 22, 28, 29, 32 & […]

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Leisure services review Soft market test 2015

Set against the backdrop of significant reductions in public sector funding, and a requirement for substantial investment in the current estate, Cornwall Council is seeking new ways to provide a sustainable network of leisure facilities, whilst at the same time reducing its current annual leisure subsidy – which is forecast to reach £3.77 million in […]

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Doing Good Does You Good

It’s official – doing good does you good. That’s according to our good friends at the Mental Health Foundation. Their pocket publication is available to download here and gives you lots of ideas of how you can help yourself by helping others. From Time Banking and Random Acts of Kindness through to formal volunteering in one […]

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