Barnardo’s Cymru has become one of the latest and largest organisations in Wales to have achieved the Investing in Volunteers Award. Barnardo’s Cymru Children Services was assessed against a range of best practice standards and proved to excel in all aspects of working with its volunteers.
Published 16 November 2012 – Isle of Thanet Gazette
LONG-SERVING June Langley has called it a day after years of volunteering at St Peter's junior school.
For the last ten years the 83-year-old retired BT worker has been a reader helper at the school, working with children, hearing them read and talking to them about their interests.
Hywel Dda Health Board has recently achieved the Investing in Volunteers quality standard, in recognition of the excellent work carried out with volunteers through the Volunteering for Health project.
Safer Merthyr Tydfil aims to enhance the quality of life of residents, visitors, and those who work or invest in Merthyr Tydfil, and elsewhere in Wales, by reducing crime and the fear of crime via its key projects including; Homesafe security service, Domestic Abuse Resource Team, Believe In Change Perpetrator Programme, Children and Young People’s Support Team, and the Moving Ahead Project, which rely on volunteers to deliver the service.
Published 08 May 2012
Tottenham Hotspur Foundation has recently achieved the Investing in Volunteers Quality Standard, recognising the excellent work of its volunteer programme.
'Neath Port Talbot Council for Voluntary Service is absolutely delighted to have once again received the Investing in Volunteers Quality Award'.
Published in the Rutland & Stamford Mercury, Tuesday 8 May 2012
The efforts of county volunteers and those that work with them have been recognised with a national award.
Home-Start Cardiff East works with fragile families in times of distress, making them strong again and preventing crisis. In an ideal world Home-Start wouldn’t be needed. But for many parents the pressures of family life are simply too much to cope with alone.
Cardiff Women’s Aid (CWA) is proud to have achieved the IIV Award for the second time. As a charity that has its roots in both the Volunteer and Women’s Movements, CWA’s volunteer service is well-established and an integral part of service delivery.
Velindre Cancer Centre has recently achieved the Investing in Volunteers quality standard, in recognition of the excellent work they do with volunteers.