Who for:

Heads of service (maternity, health visiting, early years), commissioners, providers (local networks).


Up to 50 participants.

Delivery method:

Facilitator-led workshop (presentation/questions/discussion/small group work) with expert input.

How long:

Half or full day.


  • A summary of the key findings of the review (including background, rationale and highlights);

  • Focus on the models and roles of volunteers;

  • Insights on how volunteering in pregnancy, birth and beyond can reduce local pressures on the system (the evidence);

  • Practical application using the accompanying framework and implications for your local area.