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01892 530330



Sevenoaks Community Carol Service Monday 8th December 2014

Sevenoaks Community Carol Service Monday 8th December 2014

14 Oct 2014

A special service for voluntary organisations, volunteers, community groups and statutory agencies in the Sevenoaks district to come together to celebrate Christmas and to give thanks for our active community.

If you would like to attend please complete the invitation. 



VAWK@50 Art Exhibition

VAWK50 Art Exhibition

22 Sep 2014

VAWK is 50! 

Come and see our 50th Anniversary Art Exhibition.  A collection celebrating 50 years working with communities; showcasing the talent of our volunteers, staff and friends. 

2nd - 24th October 2014

Monday – Friday 09:00 - 17:00 Hrs Venue: Sessions House, County Hall, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1XQ 

For any further information please phone 01892 530330 or email us on



VAWK Impact Report 2014-15

VAWK Impact Report 2014-15

12 Jun 2014

To view our new and exciting 2014 Impact Report please click here


Play our 500 Club Lottery

Play our 500 Club Lottery

24 Jun 2013

Please Play our 500 Club Lottery and help support our projects. 

Today we had our 1 7th 500 club draw! Congratulations to Betty who won £50! Also to Lois who won £20 & Adam, Brian and Susan who all won £10!



The Kent Volunteers Advisory Group's Newletter

10 Jun 2013

The Kent Volunteers Advisory Group’s newsletter, Get Involved, has lots of inspirational stories and information about volunteering across Kent. VAWK is thrilled to see Weekend Fun Clubs, Safe, 121 Young Carers and Business in the Community included.


Subscribe to our Voluntary & Community Newsletter

Voluntary Action Within Kent has been registered with the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) as an Umbrella body since 2009.  As an Umbrella body we act as an intermediary between voluntary and community organisations who choose to use our service.Voluntary Action Within Kent is a local Kent based organisation, so can provide you with a personalised DBS service.  You are more than a name on a form to us… we know you by face and are more than happy to talk through questions and queries.Why you should use Voluntary Action Within Kent as an Umbrella BodyWe have the administration resources and expertise in DBS.We meet and exceed the minimum threshold requirements and conditions of registrations.You do not have to pay the DBS registration fee, or you may not process enough applications per annum to become a registered body.We provide help and assistance in order to comply with the DBS Code of Practice.We can use our experience to help you understand the information provided in a DBS check.We ensure that forms are processed quickly and efficiently.If you are a registered charity that exists to help and support voluntary and community organisations please contact Diane Brenham, to see if we can help. Telephone 01892 530330 or by email:  More information regarding Disclosures for applicants can be obtained on website

Contact Details

Voluntary Action Within Kent
17-19 Monson Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent,

01892 530330
01892 532539

Offices also throughout Kent and Medway

Registered charity number 1108388
Registered company number 5354482