The Havering Volunteer Centre is a local charity that will help you find the perfect volunteering opportunity.
Securing Paid Employment
As a direct result of volunteering 304 individuals that Havering Volunteer Centre have supported went on to secure paid employment.
Saving for the economy of Havering
We know that on average one volunteer will complete 7 hours of volunteering over 1 week. Using GLV’s calculation 3385 volunteers have saved £16.2m
Registered Volunteering Opportunities
Since 2016 Havering Volunteer Centre has registered 915 volunteering opportunities, in many fields.
People Interested in Volunteering
Since opening our doors in 2016 we have seen a steady interest in volunteering to date, with 6297 individuals having registered to volunteer.
@TapestryCare @alzheimerssoc @DementiaUK @HaveringDaily @LBofHavering @BHRUT_Dementia @haveringlibdems @NACCCaterCare Thanks, I'll wait to hear from you, we are struggling this year to find a local organisation covering meals over Xmas
@TapestryCare @alzheimerssoc @DementiaUK @HaveringDaily @LBofHavering @BHRUT_Dementia @haveringlibdems @NACCCaterCare Are these available for Xmas day or eve so that he can heat up? We have a lovely gent in need that would really benefit from receiving one of these - Rebecca
Another big push for volunteers this week and another huge response! #volunteers #VaccinationVolunteers https://t.co/K7TTXs3x2n
🤩 Since December 2020, @havering_vc recruited & coordinated #volunteers for the #vaccine effort.
👏 They've provided 100+ volunteers/week, totalling 145,600 hours in the past year! This has saved the #NHS an est. £1,892,800!
👇Register to volunteer:
@ThirdSectorLab @sallyld @dansutch @scvotweet @wethecatalysts @zoeamar @Marc_WalesCoop @Louisemac @kirstininnes @officialdafc @InspiringSland We would love to put ourselves forward @havering_vc and also our friends at @thebabybankhq @HAD_Havering @ClownsintheSky2
@TapestryCare @haveringlibdems @JuliaLopezMP @LBofHavering @HaveringDaily @RomfordRecorder @VolunteersWeek @DABDuk @DementiaUK These look great, can you send us over your role descriptions to the usual email address please - we can then get engaging volunteers for you, we have plenty of people looking for wonderful roles just like these!
Please utilise Volunteer Centres and not re-invent the wheel - inject infrastructure into those already doing - we have the knowledge and experience @sccoalition @TeamLDN @londonplus18 @AndrewRosindell @VCCroydon @VCTowerHamlets @VCRedbridge @VCIslington https://t.co/tvjntLpHIl
Havering Volunteer Centre (HVC) was founded on 6th October 2015 by the Chief Executive Officer; Shelley Hart and a Trustee Board which consisted of local people with skills, knowledge and experience of the voluntary, public and private sectors
HVC is the only licenced Volunteer Centre operating in Havering and works within the recognised Quality Accreditation Scheme operated by the National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO), who are the national body for Volunteer Centre’s, with HVC attaining accreditation status in 2019. HVC recognises the importance of obtaining accreditations and will continue to strive to achieve these recognised standards and maintain its excellent standing in the voluntary sector.
To enable positive change to lives and communitites through volunteering.
Continue to make a difference through creating thriving and diverse volunteering opportunities for individuals, working with our partners to support, enhance and develop their volunteering opportunities.
To create and support a broad spectrum of volunteering opportunities.
Generating sustainable and valuable relationships between volunteers and organisations enabling mutual repsect and allowing meaningful ways to acheive and empower their aspirations.