'Try something a wee bit wacky so that it generates some extra interest'
Ian and Sheila Hinton have supported our work for nearly half a century. This year they are aiming to complete a DO a month with their community
Our amazing volunteers
Volunteers' Week ends today - have a look back at ways we appreciate our volunteers' contributions, and share our new image
What did volunteering look like 30 years ago?
This year is the 30th anniversary of Volunteers' Week - have a look at our volunteers' activities when Volunteers' Week began
Get involved in Volunteers' Week: 30-month activities
We're sharing three options for ways to support our work over several months
'I have gained valuable experience of working with looked after children'
Issy volunteers one-to-one with a looked after young person, enabling her to participate in fun activities such as rock climbing.
'After I turned 18, everything changed'
Refugee and migrant care leavers visited parliament last week to highlight the problems they face accessing support after they turned 18.
Advent: Happy Christmas
After four weeks preparing and considering the day’s meaning, Christmas is here
Recipe for an amazing festival: 1600 young carers, music and a cardboard house
At the Young Carers Festival, Rob finds the contrast between fun and caring responsibilities
For too many families a move into work is not a move out of poverty
Use our graph to see how the levels of children in working families relate to the number of young people in poverty