The Camden Voluntary Action Forum is a new online forum to bring together the sector to discuss, share and learn about issues, opportunities and challenges facing Camden residents and the community groups supporting them. It is open to any new or existing voluntary and community groups in Camden and is held fortnightly. Arising out of […]
A full conference report will follow soon but in the meantime here is a flavour of the day via a selection of tweets. Maximising Community Resilience Through Mutual Aid
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VAC hosts a number of Information and Networking services to help inform and/or influence local strategy and decision-making, and vice versa. Whilst in the past local groups were kept informed about the issues that affect their work through regular network meetings, these days, as the funding environment changed, the forums are self-servicing and have taken on a […]
Ali Griffin (then Assistant Director for Culture and Environment at Camden Council) talks about VAC’s relationship with the council and how we worked together to tackle strategic issues in the borough. Ali: “I think there was definitely a shift in approach from 2010 – 2013 in to trying to lift everyone’s aspirations really, and be […]
You can search for local groups and services using our directory of local Camden groups. The directory enables you to filter your search by a particular service, or by postcode and keyword. Our directory is used by local residents looking for services, as well as other groups and local stakeholders looking for organisations to work or partner […]