VAST is a charity providing services and support to Voluntary and Community Groups, Charities and Social Enterprises in Staffordshire. Our key aim is to develop, advance and promote the professional development of Staffordshire’s Voluntary and Community Sector.
- Starting Up a New Community Group
- Grant Funding
- Organisational Development
- Project Management
- Social Enterprise
VAST offers support and advice in all aspects of volunteering in Staffordshire. Thousands of people volunteer for a huge range of different charities, community groups and voluntary organisations. Volunteering can be really good fun and you can make a real difference to your local community and develop your own skills.
VAST can also support your business volunteer and give something back to the local community via our Corporate Social Responsibility services.
Staffordshire Voice is the Voluntary Sector Assembly for Staffordshire, set up and delivered by VAST. We represent Staffordshire’s Voluntary and Community Sector to make sure the voice of the sector is heard and influences local decision making. Our aim is to keep you updated and engaged in the latest developments locally, regionally and nationally.
- Graphic Design
- Website Design
- Print Management
- CRM Databases
- Monitoring Outcomes Databases
VAST offer a comprehensive range of professional, prescribed, bespoke, accedited and legislative Training Courses which are available throughout Staffordshire.
“VAST have a really diverse and engaging range of online content and I consider it to be an example of good practise nationally.”
“The VAST Vault is a really useful self-service, online resource and the variety of ways that information is presented, from factsheets to films, is a great approach.”
Helen Sims – Head of Membership, NAVCA