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. We 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 2014-15 Annual Report here!



Latest News

Young Volunteers

If you are thinking of taking on a young person as a volunteer, but are worried about the health & safety implications, then this handy little video might help put your mid at rest. Whilst some of the risks associated with having younger volunteers may be different to older volunteers, they needn’t put you off […]

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Transformation Challenge Award November Meeting

Cornwall TCA aims to improve the commissioning of services and strengthen the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector.The steering group met on November 3rd and discussed several key documents: TCA minutes 06102015 FINAL TCA Outstanding actions (06102015) Item 2 TCA October 15 highlight report v3 Item 3 Proposed additional expenditure Item 4 Cornwall TCA project […]

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Read our 2014/15 Annual Report online

Our 2014/15 Annual Report is now available to read online. You can find out about the people and communities we supported and what we achieved in the last operational year. A hard copy is also available on request.    

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Random Acts of Kindness Week

26th October – 1st November is Random Acts of Kindness week in Cornwall and we want YOU to help us spread the kindness. The theme this year is tackling loneliness and isolation and we are encouraging you to do simple things like: Phone a friend or relative you haven’t spoken to for a while Take an […]

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