The volunteering landscape is changing rapidly as organisations develop ways for individuals to safely help others in their communities. Initiatives are being developed at UK, Scottish and local levels – we will include links below to initiatives as we hear about them. Volunteer Scotland will also be updating their website regularly.
It is crucial that all staff and volunteers working in the sector follow the current government advice to stay at home wherever possible and strictly limit face-to-face contact. Only services which are essential should be provided in communities. Staff and volunteers should be encouraged to look out for their neighbours, following the advice on safety.