EREWASH VOLUNTARY ACTION CVS LTD
What we do:
We provide help, information and support to voluntary
and community groups operating in Erewash – ask for Stella Scott.
Volunteering – we help you recruit, train and support Volunteers - ask for Linda Brown.
Training for volunteers who volunteer with children or vulnerable adults – we offer the Derbyshire Passport Scheme.
We also provide other training events – let us know what you need. For the latest Training events download our current newsletter.
Our latest projects include:
· Winter Survival packs for vulnerable older people - FREE Download the leaflet download the leaflet.
· Sensor Bulbs – operate dusk to dawn.
Bayonet fitting. Collect from us - FREE
Our direct Volunteer led services include befriending,
shopping (referrals via Adult Care Derbyshire County Council Social Services)
and a social car scheme.
We also act as a voice for local voluntary and community groups at Erewash Local Strategic Partnership, Derbyshire Partnership Forum, One East Midlands, Derbyshire Economic Partnership, Long Eaton Chamber of Trade, Derbyshire Constabulary and the Police Commissioner and in many other places - so we love to know what you are doing.
We send out regular emails and newsletters to groups
and to volunteers. You do not even have to be a member!
Membership is £10 and provides some discounted prices
and a voice at our Annual Meeting. Members can borrow equipment from us and
use our colour photocopying and scanning services.
Our Annual reports can be downloaded from the Charity Commission website. Put our name or charity number in the search box.
Erewash CVS AGM will be held on Monday 22nd September at our Centre on Granville Avenue, Long Eaton.
We will be having a “Market Place” for organisations to have information stands for the public and volunteers to find out more about what you do.
The market place will be from 3pm – 6pm with our AGM commencing at 7pm.
Please download the AGM Poster
Our Annual Report 31st March 2014 is available to download now
Erewash Voluntary Action CVS registered Charity No.
Company Limited by Guarantee No 3537038
Celebrates 30 years serving local people . 1983 – 2013.
. 1983 – 2013.
What do Volunteer Centres do?
Volunteer Development Agencies (often know as volunteer centres or volunteer bureaux) provide support at a local level for individual volunteers and volunteer involving organisations. They have six core functions:
EREWASH CVS your only local quality accredited Volunteer Centre
Volunteer Celebration 'Race
Latest Volunteer Newsletter Download the newsletter.
The Volunteer centre holds a monthly Tea Dance:
Come Along and Be Part of our Wednesday Afternoon Social Club
Every 2nd Wednesday of the month. 1.30pm - 3.30pm
£3 each - includes tea/coffee and cakes/biscuits
For those who wish, optional dancing to music from the golden era of tea dances will be available!
Inside our HQ building
MAIN ENTRANCE OFF CAR PARK
Premises: We can offer meeting and conference facilities
with catering for any event. Workshop space and a Darkroom. Rooms for 2 or 3
people to around 100. Wi-Fi, projector, screen, flipcharts etc. Day, evening
and weekends at reasonable rates.
The premises were designed for use by disabled people and are used regularly by
U3A Have various Interest groups that meet at Erewash CVS. Photography, Coffee Morning, Mixed Media, Dance, Quiz Group, Laptop Group & Family History
And other training providers.
We may be able to offer long term office accommodation.
Last updated: 23 July 2014
Erewash CVS is a Company Limited by Guarantee Registered in England & Wales No 3537038 and a
Registered Charity (England & Wales) No 1069838.
We gratefully acknowledge support from Erewash CCG, Derbyshire County Council and the people of Erewash