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

Free training* in Fundraising

We are offering a one-off opportunity to sit the Level 3 BTEC Award and/or Certificate in Fundraising Practice. Fundraising can take a variety of formats but all charities rely on the lifeblood of funding to carry out their vital work. A good fundraiser can transform the fortunes of a charity or community group and this […]

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10 Ways to Make a Difference This Christmas

Here at Volunteer Cornwall, we believe it is possible to enjoy the festive period without spending a fortune, over-consuming or adding to the environmental problems of the planet. And we have produced a list of ten simple things you can do that will have a positive impact without dampening the Christmas cheer. Andy Brelsford, Manager at Volunteer […]

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National survey of charities and voluntary organisations 2014

The biggest survey of charities and voluntary organisations of the year has been launched by a coalition of charities to find out more about the help charities need. The survey’s findings will be used to lobby key decision makers and funders about the support charities and voluntary organisations need. Please join us and take part […]

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Lonely This Christmas

lonely at xmas 2014 Today we launch our ‘Lonely This Christmas’ campaign for 2014. The idea is to recruit volunteers for a range of organisations who provide befrienders and home visitors to elderly, sick, isolated or vulnerable people – both for Christmas and beyond. People often think this type of role is specialist and requires […]

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