Community Action Malvern & District

Community Action Malvern & District

At a glance

Causes

  • Local / community
  • Older people / later life
  • Voluntary sector support

Other details

Organisation type: 
Charity
Geographical remit: 
Local

Objectives

Community Action Malvern provides a range of services to support the local community in Malvern Hills, which is a particularly rural area within Worcestershire with limited public transport and an ageing demographic, and our mission is to reduce rural and social isolation for local residents, whether as service users or volunteers

Activities

Our Volunteer Centre supports charities and community groups with promotion of opportunities for volunteers to engage in front-line service delivery, and our Men’s Shed helps to reduce low-level mental health issues in a safe environment offering friendship alongside practical occupation with woodworking and other tools. Community Transport provides the basis of our remaining projects which combine transport and social inclusion to improve the health and well-being of predominantly elderly local residents in Malvern Hills.

Current opportunities

Herefordshire and Worcestershire, WR14 1SS

Our core remit, since 1972, is to reduce social isolation for older and disabled people in and around Malvern. The current board is seeking to...