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The website for volunteering in Ashford, Tenterden and the surrounding areas

Valuing volunteers & providing essential services to the community of Ashford Borough since 1978. Registered Charity No. 10066765 Company Limited by Guarantee No. 3464057

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About Us

At Ashford Volunteer Centre we provide a range of services, training opportunities and a friendly volunteer service, helping those who wish to volunteer to find opportunities, and supporting organisations who wish to find volunteers.

Our Mission Statement: To improve the quality and promote the growth of community across the Ashford Borough through volunteering and volunteering projects.

Our aims are to:
  • Improve quality of life through active citizenship
  • Increase volunteering
  • Improve the accessibility and quality of volunteering
  • Respond to local needs
  • Work in partnership with voluntary, statutory and commercial organisations

Find out how to take advantage of our wide range of links and partnerships across Kent via our KMIP (Kent and Medway Infrastructure Partnership) links here.


How to find us: 
Visitors please note: parking at Berwick House is strictly for staff only. 
 Our main office in Elwick Road
Check our News page for details of current training, volunteer appeals and campaigns that may interest you.
Tel: 01233 665535
Berwick House
8 Elwick Road
TN23 1PF

If you are a volunteer or organisation wishing to advertise for volunteers please call us to arrange to speak to our volunteer co-ordinator who will discuss your options over the phone and may invite you in for a face to face chat.

All volunteer face to face enquiries are offered on an appointment basis only as our volunteer co-ordinator runs several surgeries throughout the Ashford Borough.

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