The Havering Volunteer Centre is a local charity that will help you find the perfect volunteering opportunity.
WE NEED YOU TO GET INVOLVED:
HVC ARE SUPPORTING LOCAL NHS TEAMS TO DELIVER THE VACCINATION PROGRAMME IN HAVERING BY ASSISITING WITH PEOPLE POWERED SUPPORT – VOLUNTEERS!!
BECOME A COVID-19 VOLUNTEER HERO:
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.
Free #Havering Anti-Idling Information session this Thursday, if you are business that owns a fleet, a school that has an Idling issue or just want to know how you can do your bit to improve #AirPollution please sign up below:
@LBofHavering @purplepenguin81 Havering Council have joined the new campaign of Idling Action London with HVC Volunteers to raise awareness of idling and air pollution, We'd love help spreading the word, there are two information sessions this week and next - we'd love more people and businesses to take part😀
#RightNow since Jan 2021 HVC's INCREDIBLE Vols contributed 10,000+ vol hours across 2 vaccination sites saving economy £7,656,376 - - - - organised by HVC, small charity, less than 5yo, w/ NO EXTRA FUNDING to deliver support!
#volunteeringisnotfree #NeverMoreNeeded https://t.co/c81CefwFUy
What absolute stars braving the cold to help keep the #vaccination programme in Havering operating smoothly!! https://t.co/UGS4ABm6iK
What a perfect way to describe putting on a Hi-Viz for the #vaccine volunteer role because that is exactly what HVC #volunteers are - Little ray's of sunshine 🌞🌞🌞 https://t.co/EdwAAcdlCI
This has totally made us smile knowing Becky has her vaccine - Thanks for sharing this with us Allie, I hope you are both keeping well 🥰 https://t.co/DjNb902NRn
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.