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How to engage volunteers

This section includes links to resources that partners have created that provide advice on engaging volunteers from different groups of society.

Lessons of Street Games Young Volunteers, in which we share over 12 years of learning about ‘what works’ when encouraging disadvantaged young people to volunteer and take social action.

Sport England have compiled series of questions and answers relating to volunteering, including:

    The Sport and Recreation Alliance website provides:

    NCVO's involving volunteers section of their website is practical and step by step guidance to help you manage volunteers and the process of volunteering well.

    Vinspired Awards - a free way for young people aged 14-30 to find volunteering roles, to track their volunteering experience and to celebrate their achievements with colleges, universities and employers.