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And the Winners are…

Young Volunteer
Michael Gowan

Adult Volunteer
Helen Marsh

Board Member of the Year
John Simpson on behalf of Auchencairn Community Council

Long Service to Volunteering
Margaret Pool

Cyril Wise

Children and Young People
Dumfries & Galloway Befriending Project

Older and Vulnerable People
Leonard Cheshire

Enterprising Group
TLC Community Café

Community Resilience
Moffat Community

Resilience Team

Castle Loch Lochmaben Community Trust

Volunteer Involving Organisation of the Year
Castle Loch Lochmaben Community Trust

Volunteer of the Year
Helen Marsh

VOSCARs 2017 (D&G) Evening presentation

Health and Social Care Forum

The aim of the forum is to provide Third Sector organisations across the region a space to come together, both in real and virtual terms, to discuss opportunities and challenges; a place to bring together diverse voices to develop insights, build capability and design solutions that will inform and influence policy formation at a local level. read more

Work With Us

Every day our small staff team makes a difference to the wellbeing and prosperity of the people and communities of Dumfries and Galloway. We are currently seeking to recruit people with skills, knowledge and experience of working with the third … read more

Care Strategy Consultation

Dumfries and Galloway Council are running a consultation on their Carers Strategy.
They want to know what matters to carers, what support (if any) they currently use and what they’d like to see in the future. read more

Volunteer’s Week Celebrations

This year Third Sector Dumfries and Galloway is hosting a Certificate Ceremony during Volunteers’ Week to pay tribute to volunteers throughout Dumfries and Galloway.
You are warmly encouraged to come along to this event and to bring as many of your organisation’s volunteers as possible. read more

Making a Living from Local Food

Tailored support is available for local food enterprises in Scotland through the Making a Living from Local Food programme; where recently established or aspiring entrepreneurs will have the chance to learn from each other as well as from experienced mentors. read more

Get On Board

How we meet individual and communities’ transport needs will be the priority for a new partnership…and local organisations are being invited to get on board. read more