Peter Simonson, a local Camden resident, began volunteering with VAC in April 2014 on the volunteer Heath Advocacy Project. Here Peter tells us about the difference the project is making in the community, and how volunteering has helped him gain valuable skills in the public health field.
Through our diverse range of services and projects, working for VAC offers many exciting opportunities to help protect, promote and defend voluntary and community activity in Camden. Details of any paid vacancies at VAC will be posted on this page. For other voluntary sector jobs in Camden please visit the ‘Jobs’ section of the lastest VAC […]
We have been working really hard to better show how our services, projects and collaborative work with partners have made an impact on civil society in Camden. Take a look through our latest Annual Report to see how VAC’s work in the community is helping to make Camden a better place for all who live, work […]
VAC’s membership is completely free and it entitles Camden residents and community organisations to get access to VAC information, networks and resources, and access support and advice on a range of issues. Members also get significantly reduced rates for a number of our services, including: Discounted rates on Room Hire Attendance at training/events Consultancy support […]
“One of VAC’s strengths is their stability and knowledge. They’ve been here a long time, they’re well-known. They don’t have a big turnover so people know them. Therefore you get the benefits of trust; you get the benefits of reach.”
Would you like to improve your understanding of dementia and what it might be like to live with the condition? People with dementia sometimes need a helping hand to go about their daily lives and feel included in their local community. Dementia Friends is about raising awareness and encouraging people to do the small things […]