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Volunteering and social action in Staffordshire

Volunteers are vital in making Staffordshire the great place it is. 1 in 4 of us regularly volunteer to help and thousands of people are already doing their bit in a volunteering role.

Volunteering not only benefits the people receiving help, it can also benefit the people who give up their time too. Flexible volunteering opportunities are available across Staffordshire now.

If formal volunteering isn't for you, what could you do in your community to make a difference?

Thinking about volunteering?

With less funding and more demand for care services in particular, we no longer have the money to do everything we used to or maybe would like to do. 

Hundreds of people already volunteer to support county council services. So, what difference can you make?

We need help in the following areas:

Where else can I get information?

Explore all these options above and more by:

Our wider approach to social action and building community capacity

Please see the document below for further information:

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Latest community news

Helping low-income families keep warm during winter

Families struggling to heat their homes over the winter could get up to £200 financial support to pay their heating bills.
Date:
23 February 2021

Extra funding to tackle domestic abuse welcomed

Extra Government funding to tackle domestic abuse in Staffordshire has been welcomed by the county's Communities Leader.
Date:
12 February 2021

Community support scheme expands after helping thousands

Staffordshire County Council's Supportive Communities Programme is to be expanded after the huge success of its first year.
Date:
09 February 2021

New Nightingale Court opens at Shire Hall

The Shire Hall in Stafford has opened its doors as a 'Nightingale Court', joining the national effort to tackle the impact of coronavirus on the justice system.
Date:
04 February 2021

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