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.


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


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


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

We’re popping up again! We shall be running our pop-up shop during May and June. More here.

Volunteer Manager’s Network: The next meeting is announced. More here.

AGM date announced: It will be on 18 July with guest speaker and refreshments. All welcome! More details.

Big grant permits local projects: We have been granted £2000 from Tesco's Bags of Help scheme. We plan a series of events during 2018 to bring organisations and volunteers closer together. More information.

General Data Protection Regulation: Two successful workshops help local organisations come to grips with new data protection regulations. Details here.

Quiz nights at the Swan: More opportunities for fun and funds in April. Details here.

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 social media: Follow us on Facebook and Twitter 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.