About Volunteering

The Caithness Volunteer Centre is still located in Telford House Wick.  It is part of Caithness Voluntary Group [CVG]. 

We are able to provide Voluntary Groups and individuals wishing to volunteer with the following services:

  • Help you to find a volunteering opportunity [Go to opportunity page]

  • Promote your volunteer opportunity to find new volunteers for your organisation

  • Disclosures – Volunteers can access free PVG disclosures – this office is registered as a Trusted Partner& Intermediary Body [helping smaller organisations to register]… http://www.crbs.org.uk

  • Good Practice – Advice on Policies for involving volunteers

  • Radio Slots – Monthly on Caithness FM Community Slot [Tuesday evenings]

  • Volunteer Manager Network Forums – Bi-monthly meetings for groups to share information with other coordinators in the area.

  • This office is the local contact Point for the SALTIRE AWARDS http://www.saltireawards.org.uk

  • Volunteer Friendly Awards – This award is for organisations using volunteers. The group can achieve a quality standard award in good practice… find out more… http://www.volunteerfriendly.org

Contact Catherine at the Caithness Volunteer Centre and she will be happy to help with any of these services.

Catherine Patterson

Development Officer

Tel: 01955 609968

E-mail: volunteering@cvg.org.uk