Volunteer Edinburgh works with over 300 referral organisations that regularly encourage their clients to consider volunteering to improve their health and wellbeing. To quote one “it has encouraged me to … Read more
A couple of very short films featuring two volunteers who are both graduates of WAVE. Older now and happy to share their experiences – fantastic stories to tell; really inspiring.
Edinburgh scientist Laura McQuatt has been a volunteer driver and group coordinator with Contact the Elderly for almost 6 years. Keen to put something back into the community, a driving … Read more
Our colleagues at the local Shaw Trust Project, Wellbeing Works shared this story with us recently. Meet Anna who describes her volunteering as a healing activity. To quote: “You are here and now, you just focus on the things that are here.