Voluntary Action North Lanarkshire


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Training and Events

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


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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

Voluntary Sector Conference 2019
Monday, April 29, 2019 - 3:30pm

We are delighted to launch booking for North Lanarkshire’s annual Voluntary Sector conference on the 4th June.

Nurture Scotland
Friday, May 17, 2019 - 12:38pm

Nurture Scotland is a charity that offers support to kinship and foster carers.

You are my Sunshine Logo
Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 12:50pm

YAMS are recruiting for a Volunteer Funding Administrator, Volunteer Counsellor and General Volunteers to help at meetings and events.

Social Enterprise Scotland
Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 12:09pm

The Social Enterprise Awards Scotland 2019 are now open for entries, with the deadline for nominations being Sunday 7th July.

Harthill drop in event
Monday, May 13, 2019 - 3:36pm

Local people in Harthill, Eastfield and Greenrigg are inviting their fellow community members and anyone who works or delivers services in the village to have a say on a new Community-led Action Plan at a drop in event planned for Saturday 25th May between 10-12pm in the Village Hall. The plan will cover a 5-year period and represent the views, vision and projects for the village’s future.

The Scottish Government
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 1:58pm

The Fund is now open for applications until the deadline of Friday 14th June and is delivered as part of the Empowering Communities Programme.

Training and Events

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

Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Voluntary Sector Conference 2019

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 9:30am

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Free Training Opportunity – Veterans' Awareness

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Monday, June 10, 2019 - 9:30am to 4:00pm

The Scottish Parliament

Monday, June 17, 2019 - 10:00am to 1:30pm

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