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As an accredited volunteer development agency with the NVCO, our Volunteer Centre Services are here to support individuals and organisations with all aspects of volunteering. If you feel we can help you with anything, from developing and advertising your roles, to implementing good practice standards, please get in touch with our friendly team.
Our easy to use portal 'Simply Connect' helps to match volunteers with opportunities in their local area.

Volunteer Plus enables you to:

Login and update your details

Advertise your roles

Manage & track volunteers who’ve registered interest in your roles

View their profile before inviting them to apply

Choose how you want prospective volunteers to contact you

Search our Volunteer Bank to find suitable volunteers.

Keep track of all your roles, past and present

Log In / Register to Advertise Your Roles Register / Search for opportunities
Data Protection

Your data will be held on our secure servers.
The information we hold about your organisation and your roles will be kept on Action Point database.

Only role info and your contact details will be made publicly available via Volunteer Plus.

You will enter and manage your own information on our system. Action Point will not share your data with anyone else without your permission.

Registration is free!

Once you have registered you can add volunteer roles to your organisation profile. Within five working days we will check your registration details and contact you if further information is needed. This is to make sure that all organisations meet our criteria and our minimum quality standards.

When you have been approved your roles will go live on the website.

Prospective volunteers using Volunteer Plus can:

Sign up & create their profile – a quick & easy process

Search for suitable volunteer roles

Login and see invitations from you to apply for roles

Get email updates on new roles


We will also offer them information on volunteer roles via our:

Drop-in advice service

Monday to Friday (10am-4pm) for help from an adviser.

Bulletin

Volunteers can sign up to recieve our monthly bulletin which lists all the latest volunteer roles, they can download it from our website or pick up a paper copy from our office!

VC Core Functions

Accreditation with the NCVO

As an accredited member of NCVO, Keighley & District Volunteer Centre provides support at a local level for individual volunteers and volunteer involving organisations by implementing five core functions:

1. Strategic Development of Volunteering

Outcome: Through the activity of the Volunteer Centre and its engagement with local networks and decision makers there is a positive environment in which volunteering is flourishing.

2. Good Practice Development

Outcome: Through the activity of the Volunteer Centre and its engagement with local networks and decision makers there is a positive environment in which volunteering is flourishing.

3. Developing Volunteering Opportunities

Outcome: The Volunteer Centre’s development activity increases and improves the quantity, quality, and diversity of volunteering locally.

4. Voice of Volunteering

Outcome: Through the Volunteer Centre’s activities there is an increased awareness of the issues impacting on volunteering.

5. Brokerage

Outcome: Through the Volunteer Centre’s activities the general public and all sectors are better informed about and have access to an effective and efficient brokerage service.