Volunteer Retainment

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 two-hour interactive session will focus on:

  • Good practice in volunteer retention
  • Problem-solving within budget
  • Case study example
  • Networking opportunities and learning from others
  • Embedding recognition and support

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

Duration and time

This course is running Wednesday 8th May, 10AM - 12PM (GMT) 

To gain access to the Volunteer Retainment Toolkit resource, participants must attend the online session. 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 participant's 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 £45 for non-member organisations 


Contact the course facilitator at Victoria@befriending.co.uk