More people volunteering is key to wellbeing, for individuals, communities, and for Wales as a nation. Third Sector Support Wales aims to help more people get involved in volunteering and to help volunteer-involving organisations to recruit and support their volunteers.

In this section you will find guidance to help develop your volunteer strategy, policies specific to volunteers and resources to support volunteer engagement.

If you are an organisation looking to build your volunteer base or an organisation wanting to improve the way you manage volunteers, these resources are here to help you

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Foothold Toolkit Employee Volunteer Scheme
Volunteering

Foothold Toolkit Employee Volunteer Scheme

Employee Volunteering Schemes (EVS) or Employer Supported Volunteering (ESV) as it’s sometimes known can be a very effective means of adding a range of specialist…

Foothold Toolkit Employee Volunteer Scheme
Volunteens: Be Heard. Be Helpful.
Volunteering

Volunteens: Be Heard. Be Helpful.

Funded by Volunteering Wales Strategic Grants, Foothold Cymru has been running a project called Volunteens: Be Heard. Be Helpful which was all based on encouraging…

Volunteens: Be Heard. Be Helpful.
Youth Volunteering: A Toolkit for the Third-Sector
Volunteering

Youth Volunteering: A Toolkit for the Third-Sector

This Toolkit has been created by Foothold Cymru to help support the third sector engage with young volunteers (11 – 18 year olds) as part…

Youth Volunteering: A Toolkit for the Third-Sector

Resources by pillar

Group producing documents

Good Governance

Helping you to lead and manage your organisation

Good Governance
Hand to support growing plant

Sustainable Funding

Creating a thriving and sustainable third sector

Sustainable Funding
Group of people engaging through joining hands

Engagement and Influencing

Influencing decision makers to effect change

Engagement and Influencing