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Welcome to the website of Dover District Volunteer Centre


Welcome to the website of Dover District Volunteer Centre


Welcome to the website of Dover District Volunteer Centre

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If you are thinking about volunteering and would like to find out more click on the link below.

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Click through to find out the latest news and events at Dover District Volunteer Centre.

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Welcome to Volunteer Centre Dover District

New Volunteering Forum for Dover 16th March

Calling Anyone in Dover who recruits, organises or manages volunteers. Come along to our free Volunteering Forum on Wednesday 16th March 10.00 to 12.30 at The Town Council Offices, Maison Dieu House, Biggin Street, Dover. The event will include a presentation on attracting and recruiting volunteers, planning for the next set of Forum meetings and a chance to meet and learn from like- minded people over a biscuit and a hot drinks. Ring us for more details or just come along.

Potential Volunteers, Drop In and see us!

Alice, Sarah or Roisin can talk you through the opportunities in your area.

Our sessions are in DOVER on TUESDAY 9.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. the Big Local Hub in the Charlton Centre, High Street, Dover and DEAL on FRIDAY 9.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. at our office at 26 Victoria Road, Deal.

Can’t make those dates and times? You can still ring and make an appointment for other times – see the phone number on this page. There will be NO Drop in Session at Deal on Friday 18th March as we will be at the Dover Jobs Fair in Maison Dieu (Town Hall) Dover.

Come and Celebrate with us.

Our Celebration of Volunteering event will be ASTOR COMMUNITY THEATRE: MONDAY DECEMBER 14TH 2015 11.00-2.00

The event is free and open to the public and as well as DEAL'S VOLUNTEERING OSCARS at 1.30 there will be:
20 stalls manned by voluntary organisations; festive celebrations; grand raffle prize draw; free mince pies; bar open for purchasing hot and cold drinks. If you are a voluntary organisation based in Deal or outlying areas and haven't received an invitation yet do get in touch.

Need Transport?

Use our direct Transport Line (number at the top of this page) to ring in any request for drivers. As we use volunteer drivers we usually need at least three days' notice for a trip. Please use the general enquiry line for all other enquiries.

Youth Volunteering

We are happy to attend schools, colleges or youth centres to meet with students of any age from 15+ and talk about the benefits of volunteering and the wide range of opportunities available in the district. Phone or e mail to discuss your requirements.

View our Volunteering Gallery:

voice logoAshford, Dover District, Shepway and Thanet Volunteer Centres come together in partnership with CASE Kent to form VOICE – Voluntary Organisations Involved in Community Engagement.

VOICE aims to engage better with hard to reach individuals/groups, build social capital and strengthen the voice and activity of voluntary organisations throughout East Kent.

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Thanks to the generous support of Church in Society – Sandwich Deanery, this website and other promotional material and activity across Sandwich was achieved.


with the kind support of:

Dover District CouncilKent County Council