It enables organisations to gain a clearer understanding of the impact of volunteering activity on the four main stakeholder groups involved: the volunteers; the host organisation; the service users and the wider community. Organisations will be able to use it to assess a wide range of impacts, from the skills development of volunteers to the economic value of involving volunteers.
The toolkit provides information on:
The information gathered from the toolkit can:
Volunteer Ireland can:
The toolkit and associated training course has been successfully used by a number of organisations in Ireland, including The Solas Project, Third Age Ireland, STEPS Engineers Ireland, Depaul Ireland, Event Volunteers, The Irish Wheelchair Association, Ladies Gaelic Football Association and the Health Service Executive.
The Volunteering Impact Assessment Toolkit is available for sale from Volunteer Ireland, however, we only sell the toolkit along with the full-day training to ensure that you get the maximum benefit of the using the toolkit. You can find details of the next training in our training calendar.
If you wish to have this course delivered directly to your organisation please contact Stuart Garland, Training and Programmes Manager, email [email protected].