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
The Language of Volunteering Terms Explained
The language that we use about volunteering can be confusing. Sometimes different terms are used interchangeably. Some terms have a very specific meaning, for example in the context of legislation. This is an attempt to explain some terms which are relevant to volunteering. They are listed in alphabetical order.