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Criminal Record Checks have changed

CRB checks have changed, there now called DBS checks and the roles they cover have been greatly reduced. Information on the changes can be found by clicking here. As part of the changes a new live update service has been launched. This is what the Disclosure and Barring Service had to say in their latest email: I am very pleased…read more →

Volunteer Centre: coming to a venue near you

The Volunteer Centre in North Warwickshire has announced exciting new plans that will see it begin to offer its services through six ‘Contact Points’ across the area. Whilst maintaining its office on Long Street, Atherstone, the Volunteer Centre will now be able to be accessed through venues in Coleshill, Polesworth, Birchmoor, Arley and Hartshill. The venues are not new offices…read more →

Age UK Warwickshire need your help

Age UK Warwickshire – Befriending Service The Befriending Project is a countywide service designed to provide social contact to older people who lack the ability to meet people outside of their own homes. Reduced mobility, loss of confidence, bereavement and lack of family or community support are some of the biggest factors which can lead to social isolation. Age UK…read more →

North Warwickshire Volunteers Week

Volunteer Centre North Warwickshire has announced it will be running three events to celebrate the national ‘Volunteers’ Week’ that runs from 1st June to 7th June. Across the country there will be events celebrating the work volunteers do in their communities. In North Warwickshire two events are planned. The first will take place in Atherstone on Tuesday 4th June between…read more →