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Ashford Volunteer Centre

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  • Type of support:
    A place people can go, Events, Face-to-face help
  • Groups supported:
    Bereaved, Disabled, Elderly, Men, Newly-retired, Refugees, Unemployed, Young people (16-24)
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We provide a range of services, training opportunities and a friendly volunteer brokerage service, helping those who wish to volunteer to find opportunities, and supporting local organisations who wish to find volunteers.

Our core services include a one-to-one befriending service for the over 50s; a community car service for people unable to access public transport; a Men in Sheds project; Macmillan support cafe for those affected by cancer; a fortnightly social and games club; a bespoke youth volunteering service to support 18-25 year olds in volunteering; and a one-to-one volunteer brokerage service.