Nowadays, more people are getting involved in their communities as volunteers, offering their time and energy to improve the quality of life for themselves and others.

There's a wide range of people involved in volunteering, all age groups, male and female, people with or without paid work, students, young people and those who have retired!

Volunteering offers you an opportunity to:-

  • build new skills
  • meet new people
  • use your skills to benefit others
  • gain valuable voluntary work experience

Stirling Voluntary Enterprise

SVE provides advice and information to anyone thinking of becoming a volunteer. They also hold over 250 volunteering opportunities in a wide range of interests and levels of commitment at their drop-in Information Service in Stirling. For more information contact them on (01786) 446071, email or visit their website.   

Useful links

Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

Volunteer Development Scotland

Getting involved in your community

Further information…