5-7 The Cross

Forfar, Angus DD8 1BX

01307 466 113

Mon - Fri: 9:00 - 17:00

info@voluntaryactionangus.org.uk

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Locality Workers

Empowering Communities to Care

Our locality workers operate within every town, village and community in Angus.

VAA are tackling the public health challenges of poverty and inequalities which have significant impact on well being, people and communities. Our team support organisations, community groups and individuals to develop activities & events which may address these issues.

What we do

Volunteering

  • Recruit volunteers
  • Identify opportunities to support your organisations
  • Market your opportunities

Saltire Awards

  • Supporting young people to volunteer
  • Supporting group administrators with managing their own volunteers and certificates
  • Approving 100+ hour certificates

Social Enterprise

  • Developing social enterprises ideas
  • Access to resources and funding?
  • Work with other partners and national agencies on becoming a social enterprise

Social Prescribing

  • Working closely with social prescribers in each locality to provide local support.

Volunteer Management

  • Good practice in working with volunteers
  • Training for volunteer managers
  • Volunteer Friendly Awards
  • Volunteer Managers Forum
  • Sharing information, resources and experience with others

Third Sector Organisation Support

  • Organisation set up
  • Constitutions/articles of association
  • Board/committee development

PVG Checks

  • Support on how to get a PVG done
  • Support on who needs a PVG check

Locality Locator

  • Promote organisation on the Locality Locator (function on the VAA website)

Meet The Team

Operating locally within your community to support volunteering and third sector organisations.
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Contact us

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