Nene Valley Community Action (NVCA)

Type of service:
Advice And Information
Address:
7 West Street, Rushden, Northamptonshire NN10 0RT
Telephone number:
01933 396382
Email address:
Service description:

Nene Valley Community Action (NVCA) offers services to the local voluntary and community sector in East Northants and Wellingborough. Other projects include services for older people, disabled people, carers and young people.

  • Support (Infrastructure) Services - Available for all Voluntary and Community Sector (VCS) groups in the Borough of Wellingborough. Support includes providing volunteers, training, resources, information about funding and meetings.
  • 'Caring for Carers' Directory - contains a schedule of activities designed to give respite to carers including group walks, afternoon teas, health and beauty days, workshops, exercise classes, day trips and more. The newsletter also has details of regular wellbeing workshops and meetings to help you cope with the additional responsibilities caring brings, as well as details about the Carers Assessment you are entitled to.
  • Befriending Scheme - A project called #Homealone which aims to support older isolated people by providing them with a volunteer supporter who will visit them regularly and provide companionship.

Nene Valley Community Action is a registered charity (no. 1130024).

Cost:
Contact provider for cost details
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Open to everyone
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
22/10/2019
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