Rushmoor Voluntary Services

Farnborough | Aldershot | Rushmoor Borough Council

Rushmoor VoluntaryServices

Rushmoor Voluntary Services is the Council for Voluntary Service (CVS) for Rushmoor and covers: Aldershot, Farnborough, North Camp and Blackwater Valley.

Our role in the community is to help and support any voluntary or community group working in the borough of Rushmoor.

We offer a range of services which include the following:-

Key Services for voluntary and community organisations
  • Setting up new voluntary and community groups
  • Finding sources of funding and advice on completion of applications
  • Training for volunteers and voluntary groups
  • Advice on Constitutions, Policies and Charity Law

 

Volunteer Centre

 

 

Training for Voluntary Groups and Volunteers

Our Volunteer Centre holds information on opportunities for people looking to volunteer with community groups and organisations in the Rushmoor area. We also offer training and support and promote volunteering in the community. If you are interested in volunteering in Rushmoor click HERE

We run regular Accredited First Aid and Food Hygiene Courses for volunteers and voluntary groups. Click HERE to view our Training Pages

Home Help

Provides a home cleaning and shopping service to people who are unable to manage these tasks. A referral system operates and users are charged for the service.

 

Community Transport

Accessible minibuses for hire to member organisations

Volunteer Drivers
MIDAS Training

Dial a Ride

A door-to-door service for those who struggle with public transport

Community Access Project

The project provides support to individuals who have mental health issues and struggle to get the most out of life. Friendly, impartial advice on coping with a wide range of daily activities can be given.

The service is available to people living in the Rushmoor & Hart areas aged between 18-65 and experiencing mental distress.

RVS Policies

You can view our Policies and associated procedures by using the links below. If you would like to send us any feedback, negative or positive, please click HERE to send us an email or write to us at the address at the bottom of this page.

Health & Safety

Equality & Diversity

Environmental

Volunteer

Vulnerable Persons

Complaints

Lone Working

Internet & E-mail

Confidentiality

Mental Capacity

 

We are keen to share our expertise with our members to develop their policies. If you would like help and advice in preparing or developing your policies then please contact us.

 

 

RVS is a membership organisation. Membership is free to any voluntary or community group whose work benefits the people of Rushmoor. Click HERE to download an Application Form.

RVS is a member of the National Association for Voluntary and Community Action (NAVCA), the national body for councils for voluntary service.

We are members of the Hampshire CVS Network - Click HERE to find other CVS' in Hampshire.

Our Mission Statement - In partnership with the voluntary, statutory and business sectors, enabling all the people of Rushmoor to play a full and active part in the life of the local community

 

 

 

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Date of last update: October 2014


Rushmoor Voluntary Services, The Community Centre, Meudon Avenue, Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14 7LE

Tel : 01252 540162 Fax : 01252 370500

 

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