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Welcome to Voluntary Action Barnsley

Did you know that there are over 900 voluntary and community groups in Barnsley? And over 20,000 volunteers?

Voluntary Action Barnsley (VAB) has been providing support to the voluntary and community sector for over 20 years.

VAB provides its members with a full range of services including start-up advice, volunteer recruitment, HR management, accountancy, payroll and training.

VAB works with partners across the borough striving to improve the social and economic wellbeing of Barnsley and the people who live here.

Registered Charity no. 515268 Company Ltd by Guarantee no. 1819712

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Latest Events

A Syrian Love Story film screening to celebrate Refugee Week

A Syrian Love Story film screening to celebrate Refugee Week

Filmed over 5 years, A Syrian Love Story charts an incredible odyssey to political freedom. For Raghda and Amer, it is a journey of hope, dreams and [...]

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