Volunteering in Northern Ireland
The primary data source used to gather this information was the Northern Ireland Omnibus Survey. The reports present the findings of the research.
Definition of Volunteering
Respondents were asked to consider the following definition of volunteering in their responses:
Volunteering is defined as “the commitment of time and energy, for the benefit of society and the community, the environment, or individuals outside (or in addition to) one’s immediate family. It is unpaid and undertaken freely and by choice.”
Respondents were advised that their replies should only refer only to unpaid work or activities.
Data and Resources
- Volunteering in Northern Ireland Research Report 2015doc
As part of the Volunteering Strategy for Northern Ireland, the Department...
- Volunteering in Northern Ireland Research Report 2014docx
As part of the Volunteering Strategy for Northern Ireland, Voluntary and...
- Volunteering in Northern Ireland Research Report 2013doc
As part of the Volunteering Strategy for Northern Ireland, VCU commissioned...
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DSD Voluntary and Community Unit (VCU)