Southampton Voluntary Services (SVS) is the umbrella body for local voluntary and community groups working in Southampton. We provide a wide range of services including specialist support, advice and training to our membership. We also provide and promote information to individuals and organisations on volunteering in the city.
|We can offer information, advice or support to the local voluntary & community sector on a one-to-one basis or within a group. Advice/Support includes all areas of voluntary sector development, such as:
We also deliver public service contracts, these services include:
SVS is joining the Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning and invites YOU!
On the 26th September 2014 from 10am-12pm.
Come in and enjoy tea/coffee and a nice cake, as well as find out a bit about our projects and what we do.
Want to become a volunteer? Come and see our latest opportunities and sign up.
Healthy Conversations Course: 13th and 20th August 2014
This course will enable you to develop your communication skills towards more effective conversations around healthy
Wednesdays, 13th & 20th August 2014, at 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Please note: both dates per course must be attended.
Courses held at: Royal South Hants Hospital, Brintons Terrace, Southampton, SO14 0YG.
How to apply:
To find out more, download Healthy Conversations 2014.
50 Fun Fundraising Ideas
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Southampton’s City Status. Southampton Voluntary Services has produced this leaflet to promote fundraising within the city. Inside are 50 fundraising ideas for local community groups to give a go.
To download a leaflet, click here: 50 Fun Fundraising Ideas leaflet.
|Options were succesful in their application to the Big Lottery for funding under the Silver Dreams Project.
“I would just like to record my personal thanks to SVS and Auran in particular for the help and support provided, particularly facilitating access to a number of relevant groups hitherto unknown to me. We are currently wading through job descriptions one of which is for a volunteer co-oordinator to recruit some older persons and in which I have stated a requirement that they liaise closely with SVS”