Volunteer Retainment

This event is part of our month-long programme for national conference, from October 18th to November 16th 2022. This programme consists of eleven different events, and the majority are FREE. See our full conference programme HERE.

Purpose of course: 

To help highlight the key principles of volunteer retainment and how to implement them within your organisation. The theory from this training could be applied to befriending projects, mentoring projects or any other volunteer-led community project. This 1hr45minute interactive session will focus on:

  • Good practice in volunteer retainment
  • Problem solving 
  • Case study example
  • Networking opportunities and learning from others 

Post-event, all participants will receive a copy of our Volunteer Retainment Toolkit.

Duration and time: 

To gain access to the Volunteer Retainment Toolkit resource, participants must attend the online session on Wednesday 9th November 2022, 10am - 12pm. Access to this document will be given post-event via email to be saved on file. This resource can be reviewed and used at the participants own time and own pace, as needed.


Are you a member of Befriending Networks? Make sure to log in to ensure you get your membership discount. 

  • This course is £25 for member organisations 
  • This course is £35 for non-member organisations 


Contact Victoria@befriending.co.uk 

*Please note: we understand that circumstances may require a change of training dates. We allow you to defer once when we are given notice of at least 48hours prior to the start date. After this time, it is seen as a non-refundable cancellation. Please do check your diaries before committing to any dates.