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Volunteering and Community Groups

Volunteering can be one of the most fulfilling things you can do with your time.


As well as making a real difference to the organisation you are helping, you can build your skills, meet new friends and open your eyes to a whole new world.


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Vale Heroes

Could you be someone’s hero? Are you looking for help from a hero?Vale Heroes is bringing together voluntary groups and businesses across the Vale of Glamorgan who are working to help residents affected by the Covid-19 outbreak.


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Countryside Services

Would you like to volunteer and work with the Council's Countryside Service? Give yourself and others a boost, and receive full training and support from our ranger team. 




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Glamorgan Voluntary Services (GVS)

Glamorgan Voluntary Services (GVS) is an independent charity and has a flourishing membership of voluntary and community organisations active in the Vale of Glamorgan. They help to improve the quality of life of people and communities by supporting volunteers, volunteering opportunities and voluntary groups.


Glamorgan Voluntary Services is a Registered Charity No. 1163193 and a Company Limited by Guarantee No. 9517850  


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Time Banking 

Time Banking is a way of getting something back for volunteering in your community. For every hour you give to a voluntary project or community activity, you will earn one Time Credit, which can then be spent at a range of organisations. 


Time Banking is open to all of our council tenants, as well as their families. 


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