Voluntary Action North Lanarkshire


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Training and Events

Our latest training calendar is now available - read on for more details.


Membership of VANL

Membership of VANL is currently FREE and is available to all third sector organisations serving North Lanarkshire. Becoming a member will enable your organisation to access the wide range of services we provide.

Latest News

Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 1:53pm

Voluntary Action North Lanarkshire provides support and guidance to local community and voluntary organisations to help them be as effective as possible.

Home Start Logo
Monday, June 17, 2019 - 11:14am

Home-Start is a voluntary organisation committed to supporting families and children under 5 who are facing a variety of different challenges.

Monday, June 3, 2019 - 1:09pm

Below is our monthly funding round up of grant funding for the third sector in North Lanarkshire:

Cashback for Communities – Phase 5

Next Application Deadline: 28th June 2019 (12 noon)

Volunteers Week 2019
Friday, May 31, 2019 - 1:48pm

2019 marks the 35th anniversary of Volunteers’ Week (1-7 June), when the community and voluntary sector across Scotland celebrates volunteering.

Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 12:45pm

The Community Outreach team at the Scottish Parliament are visiting North Lanarkshire on to offer a workshop on Parliamentary engagement.

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Boost your health at Lanarkshire’s hospital gardens
Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 8:31am

CCI Scotland have a number of ongoing training and volunteering opportunities throughout Lanarkshire involving gardening and landscaping activities.

Training and Events

Here are details of our forthcoming training and events - contact us for more information and to book your place.

CentrePoint Gowkthrapple have a variety of work spaces available for lease and are inviting local organisations to an open evening on Wednesday 19th June to view the facilities that are available.

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm

Introduction to Fundraising

Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 9:30am to 4:30pm

REAL Women

Saturday, June 22, 2019 - 10:00am

REAL Women

Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 6:00pm