hvoss is a support service for local charities, voluntary organisations and community groups. View our latest annual report here.
We help groups run and operate effectively by offering them training, advice and support.
Our Community Team supports volunteers and groups and organisations who need voluntary support. We run youth projects and a community transport service called Community Wheels. We also support refugees and those seeking asylum in Herefordshire.
We tell decision makers about the needs of our members, community groups and volunteers.
We are a registered charity and a company limited by guarantee. We employ paid staff and have a team of about 100 volunteers. Our Board of trustees (all volunteers) oversee all the work we do. The Chief Executive is responsible for the day to running of the charity and all its work.
Our website provides a range of further information and latest news
We produce a monthly newsletter called hvoice
Community transport service based in Leominster. 3 staff and 90 volunteer drivers provide transport to help people live independently e.g. shopping, appointments, outings.
hvoss membership runs from 1 April and is open to all, including private individuals who want their voice heard. Membership to hvoss is currently free.
We assist people to find local volunteering opportunities. We broker opportunities for local organisations to find volunteers. We offer confidential one-to-one discussions with potential volunteers.