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Evidenced Outcome

Productivity gains through volunteer support

Evidence point

Response volunteers gave 4,178 hours of their time across October 2022 to September 2023, equivalent to 111.4 working weeks of productivity gains.

15 of 16 surveyed staff who had worked alongside response volunteers felt the volunteer had freed up some of their time.

Primary beneficiary


Partner organisation

George Eliot Hospital NHS Trust

Volunteering role / intervention

Back to Health Pathway

Evidence strength




February 2024

Back to Health Pathway - George Eliot Hospital NHS Trust - Final Report - February 2024