Tag Archives: volunteering

Are you ready to retire yet?

One in four people eligible to retire this year are considering their options as they do not feel ready to stop working altogether. In fact 13 per cent said that have already chosen to defer their ret ...
We are up to our eyes in mud and grease!

We are up to our eyes in mud and grease!

When we reach a certain age, we are gently pushed sideways and become invisible; we ‘retire’. To many this is looked forward too as a time to slow down, to relax, put our feet up and sip P ...

Community education changes lives

When people have the opportunity to learn in their own communities, it helps them make positive changes for themselves and their families and take control of their lives. This is the headline finding ...

Volunteers pay their way

Voluntary activity in the UK is worth a whopping £23.9 billion – almost doubling what it was 10 years ago, new figures have revealed ...