Research research research!

Research from interviews proves enlighteningRead more

First week first workshop!

Having sat through many 'workshops', this was very refreshing in that it was informal but very informative and the role of the participant was to do exactly that - participate in a very positive way.Read more

Let's Talk Ageing

Heartlands in Pool was the venue for the launch of 'Transform Ageing' in Cornwall on Monday 24th April. And as 70+ older people, social entrepreneurs and health and social care leaders got stuck into the challenge, I mused on what can be achieved by a room full of determined individuals....Read more

Pioneers of the West

Health care in West PenwithRead more

Welcome Home (Home from Hospital scheme)

No such thing as a typical Welcome Home referral.Read more

Jump into 2017 and hit the ground running

It's going to be a busy year, not just for me, as the past few days have proved, but for Volunteer Cornwall and the sector across the County, as services are squeezed, budgets are cut, and the need for help and support becomes more evident.Read more

Mental Health and volunteering

The relationship between mental health and volunteering - a necessary enjoyable distraction.Read more

Befriending

Befriending is a volunteering activity anyone can do, the impact and difference it can make is positive and long lasting.Read more

What We Do On Welcome Home

17th August 2016 - Whenever I meet new people, they often start conversations with me by doing their best impression of Queen Elizabeth II. "And what do you do?" they enquireRead more