Is your organisation ready for young volunteers?

Young volunteers are hot property. Social internships are on the rise, and many municipal councils are encouraging a broad cross-section of young people to take part. Volunteer organisations are also keen to work with this group of volunteers. However, working with young volunteers involves far more than most initially expect.

Complete this simple test to determine whether your organisation satisfies the conditions for successfully beginning to work with young people. The test will indicate the extent to which your organisation is appealing and accessible to young volunteers and also offers suggestions to ensure the success of working with young volunteers.

 

Authors: Annette van den Bosch and Sandra Kamerbeek
Publisher: Movisie
Year of publication: 2012
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