Voluntary Action Arun & Chichester

Promoting and supporting
Charities and Community Groups
Across Arun and Chichester

Promoting and supporting
Charities and Community Groups
Across Arun and Chichester

Our vision is to see a strong, vibrant voluntary and community sector that supports, inspires and empowers individuals and communities throughout Arun and Chichester.
We do this through 1-1 support and advice, training and networking events, helping groups to start-up and develop their work.

Latest from VAAC

Enabling the Voluntary and Community sector to support people beyond the COVID-19 pandemic


VAAC and Healthwatch West Sussex have just published their third report looking at the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the Voluntary & Community Sector (VCS) locally. This report illustrates the characteristics and challenges of the VCS response to the pandemic, and makes recommendations for how the sector can become more sustainable and continue to be responsive to the communities’ needs.
Healthwatch VAAC Enabling the Voluntary and Community sector to support people beyond the COVID 19 pandemic

Passing the baton

The outgoing Chair of Voluntary Action Arun & Chichester, Tony Sneller, is confident that by passing on the role to Sue Holmes, VAAC will continue the great work it does in supporting voluntary and community groups in Arun & Chichester.
Passing on the baton PR Oct 20

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Upcoming Events

Thu 29 October 2020

Zoom General Networking Meeting

Online - via Zoom

10am

We want to offer support by bringing our Members (virtually) together in Arun and Chichester. Come and chat with other organisations as usual and share your experiences and knowledge.

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Tue 10 November 2020

Zoom CEO/Senior Leaders Forum

Online/via Zoom

10.30am - 12.30pm

This two hour session focusing on mental wellbeing, will provide an opportunity to gain practical tools and strategies to help both yourselves, and your teams, manage during a period of real uncertainty.

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Wed 18 November 2020

Second Parish Council Voluntary Sector Network meeting

Online - via Zoom

10am - 12pm

This networking event is aimed at Parish Clerks or anyone working with or for the parish supporting volunteer sectors

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