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 2012-2013

Read the Volunteer Cornwall 2012-13 Annual Report here!



Latest News

Volunteer Managers Roadshow

Volunteer Cornwall is pleased to announce three Volunteer Manager Forums in October:   What are they about? The workshops will focus on how to attract new and particularly younger volunteers – looking at issues such as training and apprenticeships as well as giving attendees a chance to find out more about recent trends in volunteering […]

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Clean Cornwall Week

From Saturday 13th to Sunday 21st September is Clean Cornwall Week. Check out the Clean Cornwall website here for tips & ideas on how you can get involved in clean-ups taking place in your area or maybe even organise your own. Volunteer Cornwall has a beach cleans arranged in Bude as part of our Bude […]

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Deadline for Cornwall Celebrates Volunteering Extended

As we have all been busy down at Falmouth with the Tall Ships event, we have decided to extend the deadline for nominations to Cornwall Celebrates Volunteering by 1 week. You now have until 7th September to get your nominations in. Please visit our webpage by clicking here where you will find the nomination forms, […]

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Does the charity in Cornwall you support deserve more recognition? The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service is the charity world’s equivalent of an Oscar, and is the highest decoration given to volunteer groups and equivalent to an MBE. It was introduced by the Queen in her Golden Jubilee year, in order to recognise the extraordinary […]

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  • Volunteer Managers Forum - West
    Mon 6 Oct 2014 09:30 to 13:00  Who: VolunteerCornwall
    Where: Redruth Community Centre
  • Mid Cornwall Volunteer Managers Forum
    Tue 21 Oct 2014 09:30 to 13:00  Who: VolunteerCornwall
    Where: Truro Town Hall
  • Volunteer Managers Forum - East
    Tue 28 Oct 2014 09:30 to 13:00  Who: VolunteerCornwall
    Where: St Marys Parish Centre, Bodmin
  • Random Acts of Kindness Week (Cornwall)
    Mon 24 Nov 2014 to Sun 30 Nov 2014 
    Where: All over Cornwall