Awards Evening 2017
A warm welcoming to the Shire Hall Project
Winner of the Volunteer Centre bake off
Volunteer Centre Dorset
Dorchester Carnival June 2018
Awards Evening 2017
Best overall entry at the Dorchester carnival
No weeds allowed in this garden!

Current News from the Volunteer Centre

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Volunteer Centre Awards evening 2018 - Sponsors needed! [Admin User: 18th Jul 2018 13:45:00]

A new recycling directory for Dorset – would you like a free entry? [Admin User: 18th Jul 2018 11:06:00]

URGENT - Drivers required for Age Concern Ferndown Club [Admin User: 11th Jul 2018 10:19:00]

Blackmore Vale Best Buddies at Dikes Cafe in Stalbridge North Dorset [Admin User: 2nd Jul 2018 11:47:00]

Sue Ryder Volunteer Week, longest standing volunteer Maureen was the subject of an art installation in their charity shop window [Admin User: 21st Jun 2018 14:45:00]

Race Around Ireland [Admin User: 18th Jun 2018 13:08:00]

Dorchester Carnival June 2018 - Find out what we got up to! [Admin User: 18th Jun 2018 10:07:00]

Need help keeping your or somebody that you know's house warm? [Admin User: 22nd May 2018 11:40:00]

Volunteers required - The Volunteer Centre gardening project for 2018 [Admin User: 15th May 2018 09:55:00]

Join a Weymouth and Portland walk today! [Admin User: 15th May 2018 09:39:00]

Volunteer for the summer reading challenge in a library near you [Admin User: 15th May 2018 09:33:00]

North Dorsets very own Volunteering fair - 28th July 2018 10am to 4.30pm [Admin User: 9th May 2018 12:22:00]

Highwood Gardens - Volunteers needed [Admin User: 9th May 2018 10:30:00]

Member pioneers wanted in your area - Co-op [Admin User: 2nd May 2018 11:13:00]

Researchers from the Ageing and Dimentia Research Centre would like to hear from you - Bournemouth University [Admin User: 1st May 2018 11:13:00]

Gardening Tools Wanted! Volunteer Centre Dorset needs your tools! [Admin User: 1st May 2018 10:25:00]

The Volunteer Centre Emergency First aid at work courses 2018 [Admin User: 24th Apr 2018 13:15:00]

Would you like to advertise in our Summer newsletter? [Admin User: 24th Apr 2018 12:40:00]

Recruitment is now open for the next Prince's Trust Team Programme - Weymouth and Portland - May 2018 [Admin User: 24th Apr 2018 11:53:00]

URGENT Opportunities needed from local organisations for Group Volunteering [Admin User: 18th Apr 2018 12:09:00]

We are now accepting nominations for this year’s Volunteer Awards Evening which is taking place on Wednesday 24th October 2018 [Admin User: 18th Apr 2018 11:16:00]

Volunteer Fair in Weymouth 8th May - Press release [Admin User: 17th Apr 2018 09:50:00]

Conservation Training Opportunities - The Wildlife trusts [Admin User: 17th Apr 2018 09:35:00]

Your time their future! Volunteer at Safewise Weymouth, a variety of roles are available [Admin User: 4th Apr 2018 10:34:00]

We are reviewing physical health services for children and young people provided in the community - Have your say! [Admin User: 4th Apr 2018 10:13:00]

The NHS in Dorset is reviewing community physical health services for children and young people provided in the community. Have your say! [Admin User: 21st Mar 2018 11:55:00]

The Summer Prince's Trust Team Programme recruitment continues this week [Admin User: 21st Mar 2018 11:42:00]

Have you got the carnival bug? Dorchester Carnival - Saturday 16th June [Admin User: 21st Mar 2018 10:39:00]

Not Just Sundaes are looking for some kitchen cleaners and helpers [Admin User: 20th Mar 2018 10:21:00]

Christchurch Community Partnership [Admin User: 20th Mar 2018 10:17:00]

Accredited training delivered from the heart of a treatment centre [Admin User: 13th Mar 2018 10:37:00]

Safeguarding - Do you need to update what you are doing? [Admin User: 7th Mar 2018 11:41:00]

Princes Trust needs your help in supporting the community [Admin User: 7th Mar 2018 10:22:00]

Chapel Café Worker at Broadmayne Methodist Church on a Friday morning [Admin User: 27th Feb 2018 11:53:00]

Shared Reading sessions are now available in the South West [Admin User: 13th Feb 2018 10:49:00]

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is due to come into force on 25th May 2018 [Admin User: 6th Feb 2018 12:57:00]

Dorchester Bayeux Society - Volunteer treasurer required URGENTLY [Admin User: 6th Feb 2018 12:27:00]

Community Reserve Volunteer Poole - British Red Cross [Admin User: 6th Feb 2018 11:16:00]

Small Charity Week will be taking place on 18th-23rd June 2018 with six themed days of activity. [Admin User: 31st Jan 2018 12:04:00]

Cancer Research UK promotional assistant [Admin User: 31st Jan 2018 11:25:00]

Have you heard that Weymouth Library now offers Shared Reading sessions? [Admin User: 31st Jan 2018 11:10:00]

Community Development team leader [Admin User: 31st Jan 2018 10:16:00]

Volunteer Project Coordinator - Royal Navy Royal Marines Welfare [Admin User: 23rd Jan 2018 12:06:00]

Are you an Organisation and have opportunities for young volunteers? [Admin User: 23rd Jan 2018 09:41:00]

A list of dates has been released for future activities at Stour Connect - Sturminster Newton [Admin User: 17th Jan 2018 09:27:00]

Wildlife Holiday to Hungary - May 8th to 17th 2018 [Admin User: 16th Jan 2018 11:29:00]

Volunteer Recruitment Day at Nothe Fort - Saturday 27th January 2018 11am to 4pm [Admin User: 16th Jan 2018 10:51:00]

Events assistant for Cancer Research UK [Admin User: 16th Jan 2018 09:43:00]

Could you become a Digital Champion and help others get online? [Admin User: 9th Jan 2018 11:37:00]

DBS workforce guidance update [Admin User: 9th Jan 2018 11:24:00]

Volunteer drivers required for Sunday lunch once a month [Admin User: 3rd Jan 2018 11:21:00]

Employment opportunity - Gardener team leader [Admin User: 3rd Jan 2018 09:25:00]

Volunteer with South west Region of Readers - Portland Tophill Library [Admin User: 20th Dec 2017 10:49:00]

Volunteer Centre Library Drop - ins 2018 - Dates and locations [Admin User: 13th Dec 2017 10:59:00]

CoWorking opportunity at the Community Learning and Resource Centre Hub (CLaRC) [Admin User: 12th Dec 2017 10:00:00]

Free everyday first aid sessions [Admin User: 29th Nov 2017 10:29:00]

Do you work with groups of people who could benefit from additional support? [Admin User: 28th Nov 2017 11:50:00]

The Community Credit Scheme is seeking a volunteer administrator and a gardening leader [Admin User: 21st Nov 2017 11:35:00]

Charlton Down Jelly Tots [Admin User: 15th Nov 2017 11:36:00]

Awards evening 2017 photos now available [Admin User: 14th Nov 2017 12:14:00]

Are you interested in becoming a trustee? [Admin User: 7th Nov 2017 11:27:00]

Trustees Week Trustees week Dorset volunteer centre [Paul Tayler: 24th Oct 2017 13:40:00]

An independent report looking at responses to the Improving Dorset’s Healthcare Clinical Services Review [outdated] [Admin User: 5th Jul 2017 11:35:00]

Ridgeway Radio is now online [outdated] [Admin User: 4th Jul 2017 10:08:00]

Dorset and Somerset Air ambulance [outdated] [Admin User: 21st Jun 2017 10:58:00]

Hipp!! Bones volunteers needed [outdated] [Admin User: 20th Jun 2017 09:55:00]

Dorset Blind Association has received The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service 2017 [outdated] [Admin User: 6th Jun 2017 11:25:00]

Tentacles for tinies - Octopus for a preemie [outdated] [Admin User: 6th Jun 2017 10:20:00]

GDF Ltd has been awarded a European Social Funding (ESF) project [outdated] [Admin User: 30th May 2017 10:19:00]

DBS Eligibility guidance [outdated] [Admin User: 16th May 2017 09:53:00]

Dorset Police Cyber Crime YouTube channel launch [outdated] [Admin User: 10th May 2017 11:05:00]

Driver required - Volunteer Centre Dorset [outdated] [Admin User: 2nd May 2017 12:35:00]

Bovington tank museum [outdated] [Admin User: 2nd May 2017 10:12:00]

MediationDorset [outdated] [Admin User: 25th Apr 2017 13:04:00]

Gardening volunteers needed for the coming season [outdated] [Admin User: 1st Mar 2017 10:40:00]

Bluebird Care Community Grant [outdated] [Admin User: 21st Feb 2017 11:53:00]

Maiden Newton youth club [outdated] [Admin User: 7th Feb 2017 10:30:00]

Walkie Talkie Loans [outdated] [Admin User: 1st Feb 2017 10:39:00]

Volunteer drivers and minibus drivers needed for monthly sunday lunch club in Dorchester [outdated] [Admin User: 25th Jan 2017 12:06:00]

Twice as nice [outdated] [Admin User: 25th Jan 2017 11:06:00]

Enviroment and Culture Opportunities [outdated] [Admin User: 22nd Dec 2016 11:15:00]

Safeguarding Children in the Voluntary and Community Sector [outdated] [Admin User: 13th Dec 2016 11:12:00]

Ready to go 2017! [outdated] [Admin User: 1st Dec 2016 09:43:00]

HMP Guys Marsh Volunteering Project [outdated] [Admin User: 25th Nov 2016 12:38:00]

Photos Of The Awards Evening 2016 Now Available [outdated] [Admin User: 17th Nov 2016 10:42:00]

Young People And Work Experience A Brief Guide To Health And Safety For Employers [outdated] [Admin User: 17th Nov 2016 08:47:00]

Treasurer for The Footprints Project wanted [outdated] [Admin User: 15th Nov 2016 14:59:00]

Community Credits Scheme [outdated] [Admin User: 28th Oct 2016 12:03:00]

Bursary Award [outdated] Bursary Award [Admin User: 25th Aug 2016 13:39:00]

Group Volunteering [outdated] Group Volunteering [Admin User: 25th Aug 2016 13:17:00]

All Organisations; VC CONNECT Signup - Important [outdated] Dorset VC Connect [Paul Tayler: 16th Jun 2016 09:57:00]

Let's Make It - Newsletter [outdated] Knitting projects [Paul Tayler: 11th Feb 2016 09:04:00]

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