Resources

Guide for Managers of Volunteers
Useful resource for developing volunteer programmes from Volunteer Wellington
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Top Tips & Ideas For Involving Volunteers in Your Organisation
Great tips from the Volunteer Centre Network
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Government and Philanthropic COVID-19 Response
The Centre for Social Impact Trust have collated a table outlining funding and support for Volunteer/Community Oraniastions in response to COVID 19.
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Mahi Aroha: Maori perspectives on volunteering
Research contracted by the Office for the Community and Voluntary Sector (OCVS) to gain a Māori perspective on cultural obligations and volunteering.
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Involve Me – Enhancing Volunteering InvolveMe is an online self-assessment tool designed to give you a practical evaluation that you can apply to your volunteer programme.
http://www.volunteeringnz.org.nz/involveme/

Employment Law and Volunteers
Legal clarity under employment law.
https://www.employment.govt.nz/starting-employment/who-is-an-employee/volunteers/

Health and Safety Toolbox
For community organisations and marae, an easy to use resource for Health and Safety planning.
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Community Comms Collective
Offers free communications expertise, resources and support to community
https://communitycomms.org.nz

Community Net
A New Zealand online hub of resources designed to strengthen communities
https://community.net.nz

Inspiring Communities
References, guides and perspectives to support community led development
https://inspiringcommunities.org.nz/resources

More Resources
Volunteering New Zealand has collected a great selection of useful resources and research below:

State of Volunteering
Rights as a Volunteer
Best Practice Toolkit for Volunteering
Competencies for Managers of Volunteers

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us by email or on 04 905 8884 / 06 364 6887.