Message from Cllr Abdul Hai, Cabinet Member for Customers, Communities & Culture: The voluntary and community sector in Camden makes an enormous contribution in supporting local communities and helping us as a Council deliver for our residents. However, as a sector you have told us that our relationships are not as clear or consistent they […]
News From VAC Voluntary Action Camden e-Bulletin 16th January 2015 Highlights: Visiting the VCS; Housing allocation consultation 2015; Camden Learning Disabilities Forum; Camden Council VCS Engagement; Ageing Better in Camden; Setting up Parish Councils ; VoiceAbility Dual Diagnosis Report; Camden People First hate and mate crime; SOAS Concert Series; First Thursday London ; Waccess; Superfast […]
Supporting Well-Being in Times of Austerity – The Real Value of the Community and Voluntary Sector. Report to Health and Adult Social Care Scrutiny Committee from Healthwatch Camden and Voluntary Action Camden.
In times of unprecedented cuts in public spending what is the role of the voluntary and community sector? Will it continue to exist? Should the sector seek to fill the gaps in service provision? How will this be resourced? Should the sector focus on building and supporting resilient communities and providing a voice for local […]
Highlights: Ageing Better in Camden; Setting up Parish Councils in London Neighbourhoods; Supporting wellbeing in times of austerity; 1,000 Shovels; ………..
News From VAC
Highlights: CPPEG Open Meeting; People’s Health Trust Surgeries; National News; help with measuring impact; Dragon Hall Tech Day; British Museum welcome workshops; Volunteer Centre Camden: AGM
Highlights: New management courses at Mary Ward Centre; Voluntary Action Camden’s AGM; Support with Writing Your Reaching Communities Application; Impact of Climate Change in Camden;…….
In the current climate people have told VAC that they do not have the time to meet on a regular basis – the format adopted by networks in the past. In response, VAC now makes sure that civil society organisations are kept informed about issues that affect their work and community, through the weekly e […]