Benefits and safeguarding – volunteering updates

Sandy Adirondack has done one of her valuable Legal Updates on a range of volunteering topics, which on the web starts at

Several items have already been covered by VoluntaryNews, but some we haven’t, such as:

Volunteers and state benefits: resources The government doesn’t appear to have replaced an archived guide on this topic, so this fills in some details. The next item goes on to look at Universal Credit rules on volunteering.

NCVO guidance on safeguarding in volunteer involving organisations, in pdf 804KB, available via KnowhowNonprofit