Voluntary Action North Lanarkshire


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Latest News

Friday, January 24, 2020 - 3:59pm

We are pleased to announce that our latest round of training dates are now available.

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 1:57pm

Lanarkshire based social enterprise, Clydesdale Community Initiatives (CCI), have been awarded a grant from The National Lottery Heritage Fund to carry out environmental conservation and training at natural sites across Lanarkshire.

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 10:17am

The first meeting of the newly reformed North Lanarkshire Third Sector Community Justice Networks took place on Tuesday 5th November at the Edward Lawson Centre in Wishaw.

Monday, January 27, 2020 - 1:56pm

North Lanarkshire Council has piloted participatory budgeting in autumn/winter 2019 in the Motherwell and Wishaw & Shotts locality areas.  Participatory Budgeting (PB) allows residents in local communities to vote for investment in their priority local projects.  In Harthill fo

Monday, January 27, 2020 - 10:59am

We all know we should be active to stay healthy and that walking is an easy way to do this while getting the benefit of the outdoors and nature.  If it’s been a while since you’ve been active or are just thinking about getting started, it can be quite a daunting thought.

Monday, January 27, 2020 - 10:53am

Individual training accounts will open on Monday 13th January 2020. Applicants can receive up to £200 towards a single course or training episode per year. ITA funding could be right for you if you’re: