Here at EDVA we offer some services directly from our 'in-house' projects.

The Befriending Service

Main Contact(s): Anne McIlvaine (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

Catherine Buchanan (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

Laura Davidson (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

James Vallance (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

Befriending aims to make a difference to the quality of life of people experiencing social isolation due to ageing, disability or other changes in their circumstances. Befriending is a supported relationship between two people: the person  who wishes a befriender and a trained volunteer.

 

Zero Waste

Main Contact: Graham Branscombe (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

The vision of the Zero Waste Programme is to create  a community based partnership of volunteers, who work together across Scotland to empower local communities to make Scotland a genuinely zero waste society, where all resources are value and used responsibly.

 

 

Volunteering is Good for your Health

Main Contact: Shona Heath (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

The project, Volunteering is Good for your Health works in partnership with East Dunbartonshire Community Health Partnership (CHP) to promote specific health messages and awareness about the benefits of volunteering by engaging with the public in East Dunbartonshire.

 

 

 

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Building Healthier & Happier Communities (in partnership with SCVO)

Main Contact: EDVA (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

 

mac logoMaking a Connection

Main Contact: Caroline Atkins (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

The role of Making a Connection peer emntor is to provide support on a one-to-one (usually unsupervised) basis with young person aged 12-19.