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Sharing your stories. Answering your questions. Keeping you up-to-date.Delivered every Saturday.

Radio V: Good Morning Volunteers! radiov

    • Society & Culture
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Sharing your stories. Answering your questions. Keeping you up-to-date.Delivered every Saturday.

    Radio V - Episode 9: Thank You Volunteers!

    Radio V - Episode 9: Thank You Volunteers!

    Welcome to our Volunteers' Week special!This week we’re celebrating volunteers across Scotland. Plus meet the winners of the 2020 Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service (QAVS).Coming up:A national honour: Sir Martyn Lewis tells us all about what the QAVS is! Days out for all: Support in Aberdeen for the families of children with additional support needsGoing green: Lessons on a thriving and sustainable community from NairnReasons to visit: The year-round festivities keeping Kirkcudbright on the mapA living tradition: The farming fun bringing people together in Neilston for nearly 200 yearsAt your service: The Armed Forces charity supporting veterans when they need it mostListener takeover: your poetry, music and thank yous! Get involvedWant to be on the show?  Get in touch! We’d love you to hear from you.Email: RadioV@VolunteerScotland.org.ukFollow us on: Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @RadioVScotlandLike & Subscribe on Spotify and Apple Podcasts  

    • 22 min
    Radio V - Episode 8: Volunteering for Fairness

    Radio V - Episode 8: Volunteering for Fairness

    A big thanks to everyone who signed up as Big Lunch Organisers.This week Shelter Scotland ask you to sign up as a Housing Rights Defender. Coming up:Football for All: Volunteers changing the game in Drumchapel Breaking down Barriers: Updates on volunteering successes across ScotlandBack to work?  Keep volunteering with Social Good ConnectStay or go? Will two young international volunteers stay in Scotland to finish what they started?Keeping the spirit: Inspiration from London and music from actor-musician Tyler CollinsLockdown Creativity: Poetry from resident poet Angie Strachan and Aileen Campbell MSP1st-7th June - Volunteers Week: Get involved. Get creative. Say thanks. For inspiration visit volunteersweek.scot Want to be on the show?  Get in touch! We’d love you to hear from you.Email: RadioV@VolunteerScotland.org.ukFollow us on: Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @RadioVScotlandLike & Subscribe on Spotify and Apple Podcasts

    • 18 min
    Radio V Episode 7 - Finding Our Communities

    Radio V Episode 7 - Finding Our Communities

    Thanks to all of you who signed up as Walking Leaders. We’re back with a new opportunity from Eden Project Communities to become a ‘Big Lunch’ organiser. Coming up this week:Self defence volunteers giving confidence to the vulnerable. Highland volunteer drivers keeping the isolated connected. Inspiring updates from Volunteer Scotland.Lockdown creativity: poetry by Angie Strachan, crafts from Impact Arts and new music from a young listener. Get involved Want to be on the show?  Get in touch! We’d love you to hear from you. Email: RadioV@VolunteerScotland.org.ukFollow us on: Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @RadioVScotland Like & Subscribe on Spotify and Apple Podcasts

    • 16 min
    Radio V - Episode 6: Walk the Talk

    Radio V - Episode 6: Walk the Talk

    Thanks to all of you who signed up as Mental Health Volunteers. We’re back with a new opportunity from Paths For All to become a Walking Leader.Coming up this week: How rotary clubs are paving the way for the recovery. Volunteers helping dogs to help people. Take part in The Cube art project. Updates from Volunteer ScotlandA global perspective from Belgium and Colombia.Plus Angie Strachan wants to hear your poems and a song of hope from Tyler Collins. Get involvedWant to be on the show?  Get in touch! We’d love you to contribute.Email: RadioV@VolunteerScotland.org.ukFollow us on: Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @RadioVScotlandLike & Subscribe on Spotify and Apple Podcasts

    • 15 min
    Radio V - Episode 5: Mental Health Volunteering

    Radio V - Episode 5: Mental Health Volunteering

    Let’s talk about mental health.Coronavirus has changed life for all of us. It’s impacting our mental health and wellbeing. This week: Volunteer Scotland has a new role available for the 35,000 who signed up to Scotland Cares, how a guitar in Midlothian is providing respite, where to find support online, and the volunteering cycle in Fife.An international outlook from our friends in Estonia and Denmark.Plus lockdown creativity:  discover the power of music for chart-topping choir Sing in the City and performance poet Angie Strachan is back. Get involvedWant to be on the show?  Get in touch! We’d love you to contribute.Email: RadioV@VolunteerScotland.org.ukFollow us on: Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @RadioVScotlandLike & Subscribe on Spotify and Apple Podcasts  

    • 17 min
    Radio V - Episode 4: This is your time

    Radio V - Episode 4: This is your time

    Start volunteering now.Inspiration from Ewan McGregor, the #TwoPointSixChallenge, befriending in Lanarkshire, cakes and care homes in Dumbarton and more!Beyond Scotland: uplifting tales from England and Portugal.Angie Strachan's poetry is back and so is music from Tyler Collins! Get involvedWant to be on the show?  Get in touch!Email: RadioV@VolunteerScotland.org.ukFollow us on: Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @RadioVScotlandLike & Subscribe on Spotify and Apple Podcasts

    • 21 min

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