Resources for our Online Reading Volunteers

Welcome to Chapter One! We are excited to welcome you to our community of Online Volunteer Readers!

Part 1: Welcome and overview

A welcome message from our Executive Director

An overview of the Chapter One Online Volunteer commitment

Signing up as a Chapter One Online Reading Volunteer: FAQs

Online Reading Volunteer Code of Conduct

Part 2: The DBS background check

(Note: this doesn't apply to online reading volunteers supporting Scottish children!)

Part 3: Tips and tricks

Happy reading!

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