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Volunteer as part of Year of Young People 2018 throughout the Outer Hebrides – you never know where it could take you! Watch local girl Eleanor Nicolson’s volunteer journey, produced by the Wee Studio.

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    Workshops and Training

    We offer a range of free Volunteer Management Training through our Training Programme which runs across the Outer Herbrides.

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    Networks and Forums

    We run Volunteer Network meetings for volunteer managers. The VOLNET meetings are very informal and offer managers a chance to share practice and network.fr

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    Sample Volunteering Policy

    You can download template Volunteer Policies here or contact us for support to develop your organisations volunteer policies.

Great excitement today for the first GWT visit to Lewis Retirement Centre with Stornoway Primary P.4 #generationsworkingtogether #yoyp18outerhebrides #greatstories #lookingforwardtonextvisit

Start of planning @GenerationsWT with Stornoway Primary class 4
Young volunteer @VolunteeringWI sharing experience before start of visits
#youngvolunteer #yoyp18outerhebrides

Launch of @ypi_scotland at The Nicolson Institute today. Looking forward to another great year and working with local charities and @VolunteeringWI to raise awareness of and engage with local charities #makeadifference #SeoEileanSiar #goypi


Congrats to Christopher Kerry from the Volunteer Centre staff @VolunteeringWI on achieving your 200 hours (Ascent) Saltire Award @SaltireAwards
#yoyp18outerhebrides #beproudofyourself #confidencebuilding

Supporting people with learning difficulties in a supported environment
Days and hours are flexible to suit
Call into The Volunteer Centre, Stornoway @VolunteeringWI or phone 01851 700366 for more detailed information

Can you help out? Volunteers still needed for the Lewis Carnival @lewiscarnival
Pop into the Volunteer Centre @VolunteeringWI to find out more

Thank you Kirsty Macdonald and Suzanne Macaulay of @VolunteeringWI for having made our Mieke feel right at home on the Western Isles!

Bedankt Kirsty Macdonald en Suzanne Macaulay van #Volunteer Centre Western Isles! Onze Mieke voelde zich even helemaal thuis in #Schotland.


New volunteering opportunities now available with Urras Oighreachd Ghabhsainn @UrrasOG
Contact Volunteer Centre, Stornoway @VolunteeringWI for more details
#volunteeringopportunities #learnnewskills

Please help Sandy @SandyMorrMSYP our Youth Ambassador @VolunteeringWI sharing this survey link to all young folk on the Western Isles https://t.co/qxVgZRQ7vz
#yoyp18outerhebrides #westernisles #spreadtheword

Congrats P3A & P3B Stornoway Primary School. Pupils were presented with their Callanish Awards for their Beach Clean up. #yoypouterhebrides2018 #cleancoastouterhebrides #teameffort #cneseducation @VolunteeringWI

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