Publications and forms

You can download these documents for reading offline. All are in Adobe Reader (PDF) format. If you don’t have a suitable reader on your computer, you can obtain Adobe reader here.

Newsletters

2017 annual newsletter

Newsletter 2017

The Tesco Bags of Help initiative, the Lions Young Ambassador 2018 and our pop-up shop 2017. Download

2016 annual newsletter

Newsletter 2016

Our pop-up shop, Castle School student volunteering and the South Glos Member Awarded Funding Scheme. Download

Annual reports

Our 2017 annual report

Annual Report 2017

Looking back at another successful year, including our highly successful pop-up shop. Download

Our 2016 annual report

Annual Report 2016

Covering the year to March 2016, it features volunteers’ work to improve facilities at the Armstrong Hall. Download

Guides and policies

The Good Practice guide for working with volunteers

Good Practice Guide

Prepared with the Partnership, this offers advice and guidance to organisations which use volunteers. Download

Equality and Diversity policy

Equality & Diversity Policy

Our policy to counter harrassment and discrimination and describes our complaints procedure. Download

Forms

Volunteer registration form

Volunteer Registration

For individuals who wish to register with us. Please first read our registration page. Download

Accessible Volunteer registration form

Accessible Volunteer Registration

An accessible version of the above. Please read our registration page. Download

Organisation registration form

Organisation Registration

For organisations who wish to register with us. Please first see our registration page. Download

Organisation opportunity form

Opportunity Registration

For registered organisations to tell us of a need for volunteers. But first see our registration page. Download

Leaflets

Employer supported volunteering leaflet

Employer Supported Voluntering

To guide employers in encouraging and assisting staff to volunteer in the local community. Download

Professional volunteering leaflet

Professional Volunteering

Guidance for potential volunteers in finding opportunities to use their skills to benefit the local community. Download

Volunteering leaflet

Lend a Hand

Introducing the benefits of volunteering and our services to individuals and organisations. Download

News & information

Christmas lunch: Our annual Christmas thank-you lunch 2017 draws 50+ local volunteers. More.

Alan Hudson Award 2017: We are proud to present the 2017 award for volunteering achievement to Thornbury Foodbank.

Christmas closing dates announced: Our office will be closed between 18 December and 1 January inclusive, reopening on Tuesday 2 January.

Fun and profit at the Swan! The Wednesday night quiz nights at the Swan during November raised £665 for our funds. More information.

Bags of help please! We have been chosen as a finalist in the Tesco Bags of Help scheme in its Thornbury store. More information.

Newsletter: Our 2017 newsletter has been published. Get it here.

Plans for 2018: Next year is our 30th anniversary. We plan events to bring organisations and volunteers closer together. Details here..

Personal Resilience and Stress Management Training: Tools to help you feel less stressed. 31 January 2018. More information.

Experiences: Michele tells how a local company restored her confidence and helped her back into work.

Volunteering opportunities: Most of our many volunteering opportunities are advertised nationally and can be searched online here. Some are advertised locally only and are listed here.

We’re on Facebook and Twitter: Follow us for news and events. And all our volunteering opportunities appear there as they’re published.

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Thornbury Volunteer Centre is a registered charity, number 1004285. This site © Thornbury Volunteer Centre. Site design by Michael Quinion. Last updated 26 October 2017.