Guidance for Volunteers

How to keep yourself and others safe when providing support to vulnerable people – video guides

It’s fantastic that so many people are offering to help during COVID-19. To ensure that volunteers protect themselves as well as the people they are helping, South Derbyshire CVS has collated some short video guides.

Volunteering during COVID-19


Tips for Telephone Befriending

Volunteer Handbook

To download the South Derbyshire CVS COVID-19 Volunteer Handbook, please click on the button below.

Further Information and Guidance for Volunteers

  • Talking about Mental Health and Wellbeing – a booklet produced by Derbyshire County Council for volunteers around the promotion of mental health and wellbeing during COVID-19. Includes a poster outlining some of the wellbeing support available to volunteers. You can download it below:

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