Our mission is to create and support a culture of volunteering across Swindon and the surrounding area of Wiltshire. Voluntary participation will be to the mutual benefit of volunteers, voluntary, statutory and private organisations by the provision of a locally delivered quality service for the whole community.
“Volunteering is an activity that involves spending time, unpaid, doing something that aims to benefit the environment or individuals or groups other than (or in addition to) close relatives.” The Volunteering Code of Good Practice Home Office, London 2005
The objects of the Centre are to promote any charitable purpose for the benefit of the community by associating together volunteers and organisations in a common effort to advance education, enhance the environment, protect health, relieve poverty, sickness and distress and in furtherance of these objects but not otherwise the Centre shall
• Advise and support persons willing to volunteer.
• Promote volunteering and community involvement.
• Advise and support organisations which involve and are willing to involve volunteers in their charitable activities.
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