News

Trading Standards offer free TrueCall device to vulnerable residents of D&G

Some of the benefits of having a TrueCall unit installed are prevented loss of money, sometimes life savings, to scammers. They have allowed people to remain living in their own homes for longer (saving the cost of residential care). read more

Funding

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Volunteering Support Fund 2018-21 – NOW OPEN

The Volunteering Support Fund is funded by the Scottish Government, which has committed a total of £3.3 million over the funding period 1 July 2018 – 31 March 2021 to improve support for volunteers, and is managed by Voluntary Action Fund. read more

Events and Training

Volunteers Week 2018

2018 is the Year of Young People and we’re celebrating this by showcasing some of the talent within our region. We’re also changing our format in response to comments we’ve received. This year we’re having a two-tier approach. We’ll be presenting locality awards for each category, the winners of which will be invited to our VOSCARs (D&G) 2018 event where the regional winners will be announced. read more