VCB's Latest Newsletter


Issue 27


The latest volunteering opportunities and news from the Scottish Borders and beyond

Volunteer Centre Borders is the first point of contact for volunteering advice, information and support in the Scottish Borders. We work with a range of partners to ensure volunteering is recognised as being integral to the area's community planning and development.


Help us build Sheds

We are looking for someone to help us build Men's Sheds in the Scottish Borders.


PND Borders looking for volunteers

"The most important aspect of volunteering in our crèche is playing with, and caring for, young children and babies."


Befrienders needed

Make a real difference in the lives of people with dementia.


Volunteering in Sport

VCB's Youth Volunteering Development Officer, Fiona Scott, knows exactly how important volunteers are when it comes to sport.


Inclusive volunteering to be celebrated

Stirling’s Festival of Volunteering will take place from 19 – 25 September, with a focus on inclusive volunteering and building strong communities.


Still haven't found what you are looking for?

We have made it even easier for you to search for that perfect volunteering role.


Volunteer opportunities

Don't know what you are looking for - let us inspire you or...

...get in touchfor a chat!


Volunteer numbers drop in face of Brexit

Scottish charities say they've seen a sharp drop in volunteers coming from overseas since Britain voted to leave the European Union.


Borders Bipolar Group

If you live with Bipolar Disorder and you'd like to speak with others in a similar situation, come along to the Borders Bipolar Group on the 2nd Monday of every month at the Gala Resource Centre.


The SAS is looking for you

Are you interested in helping us to improve healthcare in Scotland? The Scottish Ambulance Service wants to hear from you.