Tags: Voluntary

SNVB: Rural Transport Survey

SNVB: Rural Transport Survey

Message from SNVB:

From conversations we have been having with various people in light of the recent withdrawal of rural bus services, we recognise that this situation is proving difficult for some residents of South Northamptonshire.

We are keen to understand the impact these changes are having on you and your communities and we would be really grateful if you could complete this survey.

We intend to... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 Feb 2019 14:55 by Helen du Bois

Tags: Transport, Voluntary, Community

Voluntary Drivers urgently needed in Helmdon

Voluntary Drivers urgently needed in Helmdon

TADD (Towcester Door to Door) is a long-established local charity operating a door to door community transport service for the people in the SNC area. The service enables members to attend medically related appointments and services, is affordable and allows them to retain independence in the absence of suitable public transport and avoid reliance on family, friends and neighbours. For the first time... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 31 Jan 2019 14:43 by Helen du Bois

Tags: Community, Voluntary, Transport

Time to spare?

Sulgrave Manor, ancestral home of George Washington, is looking for enthusiastic people to join the team of friendly volunteers. The Manor is steeped in history and we are on the hunt for House Volunteers, Garden Volunteers and Learning Engagement Volunteers.

House Volunteers bring the heritage to life for the visitors during opening season (Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays 12-5 April-September). We would... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 22 Jan 2019 11:12 by Helen du Bois

Tags: Local News, Voluntary

Day 20 of Advent Windows

Day 20 of Advent Windows

We're already up to day 20 of the Helmdon Advent Windows project. Already we have some amazing windows lighting up our village and creating the Christmas spirit. Be sure to drive round and take a look at the windows or look at them all online here.

Posted: Fri, 21 Dec 2018 20:20 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Community, School, Helmdon Church, Fellowship, Friends of St Mary Magdalene, Voluntary, Advent

Need Help Getting To An Appointment?

Need Help Getting To An Appointment?

Have you used the Brackley Area Volunteer Car Service to get to a medical appointment?

The service is run by South Northants Volunteer Bureau (SNVB) and provides transport for those people, particularly the elderly and disadvantaged, who find it difficult to get to essential medical or social care appointments.

If your doctor's surgery is in Brackley then you can use this service so please call 01280... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 17 Jul 2018 by Richard

Tags: Voluntary, Transport