Our Product Development team has reviewed this issue, its impact in the software, and the availability of an alternative solution. After careful consideration, we have determined that this issue will not be addressed currently in the Altru software. Product Development will be focusing development resources in other existing areas of the product, as well as new feature development. 

Alternatively, create a constituent query to find all records that have the Volunteer type on their record prior to attempting to delete the volunteer type. 
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