Volunteering Matters has over fifty years’ experience of managing and delivering volunteer programmes that help local communities across the UK. Before the coronavirus epidemic, Volunteering Matters ran over 100 volunteering programmes, supporting over 20,000 volunteers to participate in a wide variety of programmes in different community settings.

In this section you can see where our work and people have been in the news, and hear the from our volunteers, colleagues and the people they support.

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In this section

Our News

Updates on what our projects and people have been up to – across England, Wales and Scotland and our pillars.

In the News

Volunteering Matters, our volunteers, staff and programmes regularly feature in the national and regional media. You can read some of our recent coverage and find the latest press releases below.

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Meet our volunteers

Want to read more about why our volunteers do what they do or just want to see what you can get involved in? Click the link to find out more.



We regularly post blogs from our own staff, volunteers and key figures in the voluntary sector.