Voluntary Action North Somerset gains national accreditation
PUBLISHED: 20:00 15 June 2016
A volunteering service in North Somerset has received national accreditation.
Voluntary Action North Somerset (VANS) has passed an assessment to receive the award from the National Council for Voluntary Organisations.
VANS chief executive Cara MacMahon said: “This is a brilliant achievement that acknowledges all the hard work put in by staff over the last six months to complete the rigorous assessment process.”
VANS is the only accredited volunteer centre in the district.
It matches volunteers to opportunities in the area and plans to expand its online services throughout the year on www.vansweb.org.uk