News: VAR News

The ABI (Association of British Insurers): Enhanced help and support to customers who may be affected by the impact of Covid-19

30th March

Including; key workers who may need to drive to different locations, people who want to help their communities by transporting medicines or groceries and office workers who need to work from home.

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Voluntary Action Rotherham Coronavirus (Covid-19) Update

24th March

With the challenges of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) we will be using this page to keep you updated.

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Does your group/ charity have a room that needs some TLC?… or a garden that needs sprucing up?

21st January

Occasionally Voluntary Action Rotherham are approached by private firms who are looking to release their staff for a community project and we are looking for some new projects to add to our menu for 2020. 

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FREE Funding Support Available in Rotherham

9th January

Here at Voluntary Action Rotherham we know finding funding is a constant challenge for voluntary and community sector groups. To help groups and organisations identify opportunities we offer a free funding search facility.

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Rotherham Gismo has a makeover for 2020

9th January

Rotherham Gismo, the free online directory that gives you access to hundreds of services and community groups across Rotherham has had a makeover!

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Community Achievement Award Winners Announced

9th December

The awards, which recognise and celebrate the wide-reaching impact of Rotherham’s Voluntary and Community Sector, were presented at a ceremony on Friday 22nd November at The Carlton Park Hotel.

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Support for Individuals and Organisations affected by Flooding

28th November

We know first hand what an impact water can have on buildings and individuals, the damage it can cause, the disruption it creates and the amount of time it takes to things put right.  We've brought together a list of support that's available to people affected in Rotherham.

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Flooding in Rotherham

14th November

Has your voluntary or community group been affected by the recent flooding in Rotherham? If so, please contact Voluntary Action Rotherham, we are working with Public Sector Partners to assess the support needs of those affected and where we are able to do so, offer support.

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Food in Crisis Christmas Appeal 2019

13th November

This appeal is an opportunity for the kind and generous people of Rotherham to come together and make a real difference to the lives of those who, for whatever reason, find themselves in crisis in our community.

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VIP Volunteering in Rotherham

5th November

VAR staff worked with the Chief Executives from a number of key agencies in the borough to secure volunteering placements for them in local voluntary and community groups. 

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