Aims to make it easy for people to volunteer small amounts of time for local projects.
Database of thousands of volunteer opportunities nationwide, with a search facility, articles and advice.
Help From Home
Lists hundreds of "micro volunteer" actions which anyone can do from home to assist a huge variety of good causes.
Institute for Volunteering Research
A research consultancy agency specialising in volunteering; includes details of current projects, and reports of completed projects. Also provides an evidence bank, with news and contacts.
A social action network that aims to connect volunteers and groups that need them, across the UK. Provides listings of opportunities, groups and contacts, and blogs.
IVS GB (International Voluntary Service)
The British branch of Service Civil International (SCI) promotes peace and justice through voluntary work in the UK and worldwide. Provides a guide to the organisation, its projects, and how to get involved.
Inspires people to volunteer by producing concerts for tickets are paid for by volunteer work within their local community; describes their scheme, how to get involved, and their gig calendar.
Helps people aged 16 to 30 to get on in life by volunteering with charities in Scotland.
The national young volunteers service, aiming to connect 16-25 year olds with volunteering opportunities across England; describes their schemes and how to get involved.
Volunteer Action for Peace (VAP)
A charity which works for peace, justice and solidarity through summer workcamps and medium- and long-term volunteer schemes in the UK and abroad. Includes details of their programmes, contacts, and how to get involved.
An online portal for people looking for volunteer opportunities, and organisations looking to recruit volunteers.
Provides details of volunteering projects in the UK and worldwide destinations with stories, fundraising advice and lists a volunteer of the month.