Institute for Volunteering Research
Professor John Annette
Dr Beth Breeze
Dr David Clifford
Professor Keri Facer
Professor Irene Hardill
Dr Sarabajaya Kumar
Professor John Mohan
Professor Cathy Pharoah
Dr Justin Davis Smith
Professor Marilyn Taylor
Dr Elaine Willis
What people say
Evaluation of the Volunteering in Care Homes project
Impact of the Third Sector as SOcial INnovation (ITSSOIN)
Mentoring and Befriending Evaluation and Learning (MABEL) project: Building the evaluation capacity of mentoring and befriending organisations in London
Working Paper Series
End of Life Social Action Study (ELSA) project – evaluating volunteering in end of life care
The 2017 Voluntary Sector and Volunteering Research Conference
New book chapter exploring the role of volunteers who deliver public services
Latest volunteering data shows no change in rates of volunteering
Youth leadership and employability: new research briefing available
New training session on how to assess the impact of your volunteers 24 February
Community Life survey figures for 2014-15 show unchanged rates of formal volunteering
New edition of impact toolkit launched
Volunteering in the downturn: Research report launched
The 2013-14 Annual Return of Volunteer Centres
Review of evidence on measuring the outcomes of youth social action and leadership
Free seminar focusing on economic austerity and volunteering by older people
New guidance on quality in youth social action
New research highlights key lessons from innovation in Volunteer Centres
Youth perspectives kick off new volunteering seminar series
IVR blog posts
ASDA Active Sports Leaders
Asset transfer and volunteering
Have you used the Volunteering Impact Assessment Toolkit (VIAT)?
Evaluation of Big Local – assessing the early years
Report on substance misuse treatment programme and volunteering project released
New research manager
New seminar series on volunteering – lifecourse, lifestyles and wellbeing
The evaluation of the Volunteering in Care Homes project
Volunteers and psychosis – participants required
IVR Podcast: Innovating in the voluntary sector
Investing in Volunteers: Impact Assessment
Volunteers in Specialist Palliative Care: A Survey of Adult Services in the United Kingdom – publish
Evaluation of the vInspired cashpoint programme released
IVR enters the blogosphere
Festival of Social Science
Deadline for the Annual Return of Volunteer Centres extended to 17 January 2014
Researching volunteering in children’s homes in the West Midlands
The European REVEAL project publishes its final resources
Research into micro-volunteering gets people talking
Exploring the spirit of the 2012 Games
Exciting new projects exploring volunteering in health
Volunteering in social care
Volunteering research in the Ukraine
The role of volunteers in our public services
Voluntary Action History Society 20th anniversary celebration
Offering a critical perspective on student volunteering Thursday 17 March 2011, London
Why we still need to discuss the definition of volunteering
New research into the impact of environmental volunteering
IVR’s new thinkpiece series stimulates debate
Volunteering and health: what impact does it really have?
NCVO reminds charities of the importance of historical archives
Community Life survey figures for 2013-14 show declining rates of volunteering
The Volunteering England archive: a modern history of volunteering in England
New research on micro-volunteering published
Read papers from the Voluntary Sector and Volunteering Research Conference
Community Life survey figures show rise in rates of volunteering
New research into participation published
IVR on twitter
Free seminar on volunteering and social mobility
Speakers announced for volunteering and social mobility event
Call for abstracts for new researcher session at NCVO/VSSN conference
New research explores how people participate
Now recruiting a Research Manager to join IVR
2011 Annual Return of Volunteer Centres available now
IVR writes chapter in new publication on volunteering infrastructure across Europe
Joint statement from Volunteering England and NCVO on merger talks
New research on the impact of a local Volunteer Centre
Peer research volunteers wanted
The rise of micro-volunteering
Volunteering England Annual Return for Volunteer Centres gets underway
City Year second year evaluation report available now
Date set for merger between Volunteering England and NCVO
Helping to inform the development of the Decade of Social Action
Community Life Survey results show rise in volunteering
IVR welcomes Danish professor
Launch of the Campaign for Youth Social Action
New article sheds light on volunteering in specialist palliative care
Where can I find data about the number of organisations and charities that involve volunteers?
How many people volunteer in the UK?
What organisations involve the most volunteers?
How has the number of people volunteering changed over time?
What do volunteers do?
Who takes part in volunteering?
Are figures available for the number of people volunteering at county-wide or local levels?
How many young people volunteer?
How many people take part in employer-supported volunteering?
What is the economic value of volunteering?
How many people volunteer in public services?
What are the barriers to volunteering?
How does volunteering relate to employment?
Investing in Volunteers
UK Civil Society Almanac
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