Useful Contacts

Volunteer Centres in Kent:

Tower Works, Simmonds Road, Wincheap Industrial Estate, Canterbury. CT1 3RA.
tel: 01227 452278 (Canterbury) tel: 01227 743701 (Herne Bay)
email: enquiries@chbvc.org
26 Victoria Road, Deal, Kent, CT14 7BJ
tel: 01304 367898
email: office@doverdistrictvolunteering.org.uk
tel: 01732 454785
62 Watling Street, Gillingham, Kent ME7 2YN
tel: 01634 362119
email: enquiries@gillinghamvolunteercentre.com
16 Reculver Road, Herne Bay, Kent CT6 6LE
tel: 01227 743701
email: enquiries@chbvc.org
website: www.chbvc.org
39-48 Marsham Street, Maidstone, Kent ME14 1HH
tel: 01622 677337
email: office@vam-online.org.uk
The Basement, Unit 2 Endeavour House, Twisleton Court, Priory Hill, Dartford. DA1 2EN
tel: 01322 272476
email: volunteer@nwkvolunteers.org.uk
Under1roof, 5a New Road Avenue, Chatham, Kent ME4 6BB
tel: 01634 830371
email: enquiries@handsrochestervolunteercentre.org
United Reformed Church, Castle Hill Avenue, Folkestone, Kent CT20 2QL
tel: 01303 259007
email: manager@volunteershepway.co.uk
Knole Academy, Bradbourne Vale Road, Sevenoaks, Kent TN13 3LE
tel: 01732 454785
email: volunteering@vawk.org.uk
Swale CVS, Central House, Central Avenue, Sittingbourne, Kent ME10 4NU
tel: 01795 473828
email: office@swalecvs.co.uk
Foresters Hall, Meeting Street, Ramsgate, Kent CT11 9RT
tel: 01843 590935
email: thanetvb@btinternet.com
K College, Brook Street, Tonbridge, Kent TN9 2PW
tel: 01732 363050
email: volunteering@vawk.org.uk
Wood House, Wood Street, Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN1 2QS
tel: 01892 540131
email: tunbridgevb@care4free.net
website: none
Voluntary Action Within Kent, 17-19 Monson Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN1 1LS
tel: 01892 530330
email: volunteering@vawk.org.uk
St Mary's Hall, Oxford Street, Whitstable, Kent CT5 1DD
tel: 01227 772248
email: info@whitstablevc.org.uk

Central Government Links:

Department of Health: http://www.dh.gov.uk/en/index.htm
Department for Education: http://www.education.gov.uk/
Department for Communities and Local Government: http://www.communities.gov.uk/corporate/
Department for Work and Pensions: http://www.dwp.gov.uk/
Department for Business Innovation and Skills: http://www.bis.gov.uk/

Local Authorities :

Kent County Council: http://www.kent.gov.uk/
Medway Council: http://www.medway.gov.uk/
Ashford Borough Council: http://www.ashford.gov.uk/
Canterbury City Council: http://www.canterbury.gov.uk/
Dartford Borough Council: http://www.dartford.gov.uk/
Dover District Council: http://www.dover.gov.uk/
Gravesham Borough Council: http://www.gravesham.gov.uk/
Maidstone Borough Council: http://www.maidstone.gov.uk/
Sevenoaks District Council: http://www.sevenoaks.gov.uk/
Shepway District Council: http://www.shepway.gov.uk/
Swale Borough Council: http://www.swale.gov.uk/
Thanet District Council: http://www.thanet.gov.uk/
Tonbridge & Malling Borough Council: http://www.tmbc.gov.uk/
Tunbridge Wells Borough Council: http://www.tunbridgewells.gov.uk/

Health Organisations:

Eastern & Coastal Kent Primary Care Trust: http://www.easternandcoastalkent.nhs.uk/
West Kent Primary Care Trust: http://www.westkentpct.nhs.uk/

National Organisations:

Volunteering England: http://www.volunteering.org.uk/
National Council for Voluntary Organisations: http://www.ncvo-vol.org.uk/map

Other Useful links:

Third Sector (e-news): http://www.thirdsector.co.uk/
Directory of Social Change: http://www.dsc.org.uk/Home
Joseph Rowntree Foundation: http://www.jrf.org.uk/
Kent Community Foundation: http://www.kentcf.org.uk/index.html
Counselling Directory: www.counselling-directory.org.uk