Volunteer Development Scotland
Volunteer Scotland General Enquiries
T: 01786 479 593
T: 01786 849 777
Volunteering is at the heart of defining Scotland, its people and places. Our ‘Volunteering Landscape’ in all its diversity helps shape a positive, healthy, fair and learning society at home and abroad.
To learn about the ‘Volunteering Landscape’of Scotland, and serve within an international context as the National Centre of Excellence; and to appreciate and maximise the positive impacts of volunteering on individuals, groups, organisations, communities and society.
*To develop and strengthen the Volunteer Centre network in Scotland
*To provide services which address members needs
*To provide an advocacy, media and promotion service
*To develop partnerships and innovative projects
*To provide a Scottish Research Centre for Volunteering
*To provide a training, information and knowledge exchange service