News: VAR News

Is your group looking for an experienced personal trainer or some health/ wellbeing support?

16th January

Voluntary Action Rotherham has recently been approached by a lady who lives in Rotherham, who is offering her skills and experience in a health a wellbeing role. 

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Voluntary Action Rotherham Appoints New Chair of Trustees

2nd January

Voluntary Action Rotherham has announced the appointment of Sarah Whittle as the new chair of Voluntary Action Rotherham’s Board of Trustees. 

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Is 2018 the year you make a difference?

6th December

This time of year we often think about New Year’s resolutions and with so much going on in Rotherham it could be a great place to start. If you want to make a difference in your community but don’t know where to start then we may be able to help you get going.

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Rotherham Social Prescribing Service Highly Commended

29th November

Voluntary Action Rotherham's Social Prescribing Mental Health project was Highly Commended at the HSJ Awards 2017 in London on Wednesday 22nd November.

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Appeal for Christmas volunteer roles

27th November

Are you looking for volunteers over the Christmas period? Rotherham Volunteer Centre are receiving enquiries from individuals and families looking for opportunities.

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Charity Chief Executive receives MBE at Buckingham Palace

23rd November

Rotherham Charity Chief Executive, Janet Wheatley, received her MBE from The Queen last week at Buckingham Palace in recognition for her services to Voluntary Action Rotherham and the community in South Yorkshire.

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Community Achievement Award Winners Announced

23rd November

The awards, which recognise and celebrate the wide-reaching impact of Rotherham’s Voluntary and Community Sector, were presented at a ceremony on Friday 17th November at The Carlton Park Hotel.

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Christmas food appeal for Rotherham’s needy under way

15th November

Food poverty is a growing issue here in Rotherham. There are families in crisis simply struggling to make ends meet and you can help this Christmas time by making a small food donation at a local collection point.

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VAR Achieves NAVCA Quality Award Re-accreditation

10th November

Voluntary Action Rotherham has today announced that achieved the NAVCA Quality Award Re-accreditation.

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Help make sure every child receives a gift this Christmas

23rd October

Last Christmas, with the support of Rotherham people, the Christmas Toy Appeal managed to provide presents for over 1,000 children within Rotherham. This year, with your help, we'd like to reach even more children who without this support may not receive a gift this Christmas.

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