VCS (Cymru) Limited

VCS (Cymru) Limited

Charity information

VCS (Cymru) Limited

Established in 1964, we work to help people and their communities thrive through heritage, media and supported volunteering.

VCS Cymru was incorporated in 1995.

Founded 1995

  • Mission statement

    We exist to enable the most disadvantaged to engage with their communities, facilitating the positive health and well-being of individuals and the places they call home, through community heritage, media and supported volunteering opportunities.

    VCS Cymru was the first local volunteering service to be established in Wales – and only the second in the UK (after the CSV London ‘Task Force’ was set-up some six months before).

  • Aims

    VCS (Cymru) Limited aims to:

    • To promote any charitable purpose for the benefit of the community of the Cardiff and the County of South Glamorgan and in particular the advancement of education and the promotion of good health.
    • To promote encourage and assist in the co-operation between voluntary groups, statutory authorities and individuals in service to the community.
    • To foster the ideals of voluntary community service by providing opportunities and guidance.
    • To encourage recruitment into voluntary community service.
  • Overview

    Established: May 1995

    Registered Charity Number: 1066371

    Board members: 10

    Full time staff: 3

    Part time staff: 2

    Volunteers: 100

    Phone number: 02921322627

    Address: VCS Community Media Studios, 5 Hayes Buildings, Curran Road, Cardiff, CF10 5DF

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