Befriending

Do you know someone who would like a friend? Would you like to be a Befriender? Our Befriending service is for people that are lonely, isolated and housebound.

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Centre Club

This is a social club for anyone who feels isolated or in need of companionship.   Centre Club is for older or disabled people who may feel socially isolated and would like to make some new friends. You can be sure of a warm welcome with lots of different activities to enjoy. We have a…

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Déjà-Vu Memory Cafe

This informal social event welcomes anyone who has worries about their memory.   With or without a diagnosis, this is a group for anyone who worries about their memory, or if you care for someone with memory problems. Come for a chat, listen to talks, and other fun activities, also memory professionals are on hand to…

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Transport

    The Community Transport Service provides transport for the housebound, people with disabilities and the elderly living in the Shepway district who need a car to keep appointments, visit family or friends, go shopping etc. The service is for people who are unable to use public transport and who have no other means of…

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Task Force

Task Force provides a gardening service for elderly or disabled Shepway residents.   Task Force consists of volunteers who need some support because of learning difficulties or mental ill health. They work in teams under the supervision of the Co-ordinator. The Volunteer Centre has a van used for Task Force, it provides transport for the…

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Projects

Volunteer Centre Shepway is involved in various projects throughout the year. Our current projects include Stitch and Chat, Movers & Shakers and Folkestone Shed.  To learn more about the activities which support the local community, full details are available on the projects page.

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