Volunteer Now is the lead organisation for promoting and supporting volunteering across Northern Ireland. We build recognition for volunteering and celebrate the contribution volunteers make. We provide access to opportunities and encourage people to volunteer. We are a resource for volunteer involving organisations providing support on involving volunteers, governance and safeguarding.
Volunteer Now has been working with BBC Northern Ireland and other local charities to develop a special Broadcast Appeal ‘Staying Connected at Christmas, overcoming loneliness – together’. Loneliness is something that many people will have experienced at some point in their lives. It can be difficult to talk about – and sometimes hard to overcome. […]
As the festive season approaches, Volunteer Now is launching our annual ChristmasTIME campaign and appealing to people throughout Northern Ireland to consider volunteering their time to help raise much needed funds or to donate gifts to a local charity. With the on-going challenges of Covid-19, it is incredibly difficult for many charities to undertake their […]
FREE Webinars for Community Groups in The Mount & Ballymacarrett Areas
2 December 2020
Volunteer Now, in partnership with NICVA and the Communities in Transition Project, are delivering 2 FREE webinars for community groups and their staff who manage volunteers and are working in The Mount and Ballymacarrett areas of East Belfast. The first session is COVID Safe Events for Volunteer Managers on 12 January 2021, 10.30am-12.30pm. As many […]
Join us for our next virtual Men’s Health day on Thursday 10 December! We will be holding this via Zoom – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86155360081?pwd=ZkEwRlJ4R3BRQWFRaitVU3hZcGtMZz09 Meeting ID: 861 5536 0081 Passcode: 189108 If you want to join in with the cookery session (a delicious corned beef hash is on the menu!), make sure you register your details to receive […]