About Us

Our Mission

  • Is to inspire more people in Ashford to volunteer so they can enhance their lives, the lives of others and build resilient communities

Our Values

  • Everyone has the right to offer their time to volunteer
  • Every volunteer has the right to have a great volunteering experience
  • Volunteers must never be a replacement for paid workers
  • True volunteering is for the benefit of the social community, the individual, and volunteer involving organisation

What we aim to do to meet our mission

  • We inspire and enable people to volunteer
  • We advocate that volunteer involving organisations are able to offer an excellent volunteering experience
  • We inform, educate and inspire our leaders on the benefits of volunteering
  • We inspire the development of volunteering opportunities which brings benefits to the community and enhances social capital
  • As an organisation we are effective, are well governed, welcome diversity and a great place to work
Check our news page for details of current training, volunteer appeals and campaigns that may interest you.
If you are a volunteer or organisation wishing to advertise for volunteers please call us to arrange to speak to our volunteer co-ordinator who will discuss your options over the phone and may invite you in for a face to face chat.

How to find us:

Berwick House
8 Elwick Road
Ashford
Kent
TN23 1PF
Tel: 01233 665535