• Smiles all round at Silver Sunday
    We hosted a fun filled afternoon for nearly 80 of Thanet's older residents on Sunday 6th October 2019, as part of the national Silver Sunday events
  • Latest TOFFS PUBLIC MEETING 10th July Healthcare in Thanet Q&As now available
  • New Voluntary Sector Conference
    Join CEOs, trustees, staff, volunteers and supporters of Kent charities, voluntary organisations, community groups and CICs to connect, share and learn.
Coronavirus – Updates to our Services

Coronavirus - Updates to our Services On 16th March 2020 the Government advised the nation to avoid all non-essential social contact in order to slow the spread of Coronavirus. In line with this advice, Kent Coast Volunteering made a series of decisions regarding our services. Following the Prime Minster's guidance a week later, on 23rd […]

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Best practice in volunteering

Organisations across Kent have signed up to six principles of age-friendly and inclusive volunteering at a Kent Coast Volunteering training course. Beyond the Page brings women from many different backgrounds together to break down barriers of language and cultural differences East Kent Mencap provides opportunities for adults and children with a learning disability in East […]

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Free workshop – How to attract and engage older volunteers

Free workshop – How to attract and engage older volunteers Tuesday 3 March, 9.30am – 1pm Kent Innovation Centre, Thanet Reach Business Park, Millennium Way, Broadstairs, CT10 2QQ Does your charity need more volunteers? Older people are a valuable asset for charities - but how can you attract and retain them? Would you be willing […]

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Ageing Better Project

A BIG thank you to everyone who took part in our Ageing Better Fun, Friendly, Festive Get Togethers in December at Margate Caves. Gift bags were decorated for stocking fillers for women and children at Oasis Domestic Abuse Service refuge. Festive cards made for isolated older people in Thanet. And one of our participants created […]

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Smiles all round at Silver Sunday

Nearly 80 older people braved the wind and rain on Sunday 6th October 2019 to attend a fun filled afternoon at St Augustine's, Westgate, as part of the national Silver Sunday events.

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Latest TOFFS PUBLIC MEETING 25th September “A Crisis in Social Care”

Thanet Over Fifties Forum hosted its latest meeting on Wednesday 25th September at Margate Baptist Church. The topic was “A Crisis in Social Care” and Dot Gibson, Deputy General Secretary for the National Pensioners Convention, was keynote speaker.

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Free Training Day

Do you think "volunteering is working for free" and "working in charity shops"?  What is volunteering? What is the voluntary sector? What are the benefits of volunteering? What roles are out there? What are volunteer rights and responsibilities? How do you apply for a volunteer role? Let's find out. This course very basic level but […]

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New Voluntary Sector Conference

Need help with fundraising, volunteer recruitment, retention and management, social media and getting your stories in the press? What about working with businesses, governance, community engagement and transforming lives? Join us for expert-led seminars, peer networking, best practice panel and table discussions to connect, share and learn. This event is for CEOs, trustees, staff, volunteers […]

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Latest TOFFS PUBLIC MEETING 10th July Healthcare in Thanet Q&As now available

Thanet Over Fifties Forum: News from Healthcare in Thanet Meeting on 10th July 2019 More than 60 people turned up to the latest meeting of the Thanet Over Fifties Forum (TOFFs) at Queens Road Baptist Church, Broadstairs, on 10th July 2019. Healthcare representatives were on hand to talk about the planned changes to health and […]

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Silver Spring: Crowds flock to Ellington Park May Fayre

Crowds flock to Ellington Park for May Fayre KCV's Silver Spring a focal point of the event GREY skies and rain failed to deter thousands of Thanet’s residents from turning out to the Ellington Park May Fayre last Sunday. The popular event organised by the Friends of Ellington Park – celebrating its tenth year – […]

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