Scottish Volunteering Forum letter to Cabinet Secretary on the Scottish Government’s budget for 2022/23

The Scottish Volunteering Forum is profoundly disappointed in the recent Scottish Government budget for 2022/23 and the impact this will have on supporting volunteering in Scotland. The forum fully supports SCVO’s recent letter that was sent in December 2021 highlighting the cuts to the Third Sector budget.

Consultation Responses

The Scottish Volunteering Forum periodically responds to consultations which are relevant to volunteering in Scotland, utilising the views and experiences of our members. Below are some of our responses for you to download.

Thematic Discussions

The Scottish Volunteering Forum have committed to hosting discussions on a range of themes to inform the implementation of the Volunteering for All Outcomes Framework. These discussions are attended by a range of key stakeholders, including volunteer involving organisations, intermediary bodies and representatives from the Scottish Government. On this page you will find the summary … More

Scottish Volunteering Forum Publications

The Scottish Volunteering Forum has produced several documents in recent years to promote volunteering in Scotland. Invest for Success was produced in November 2018 by the Funding Sub-Group of the Forum. It provides guidance to volunteer involving organisations, funders and fundraisers on resourcing volunteer involvement. So What? was produced in November 2018 by the Impact … More