Gosport Voluntary Action


Welcome to Gosport Voluntary Action


Gosport Voluntary Action (GVA) is an independent charity providing voluntary sector support, community development, domestic help, information, community transport services and a range of other services for the residents of the borough of Gosport. GVA is the Council of Voluntary Service (CVS) for the Gosport area, with a membership made up of over 200 voluntary and community organisations operating for the benefit of local residents.

Our aim is to improve the quality of life for residents of Gosport, in particular older people and people with disabilities, through the work of our various projects which include:

Befriending, Advocacy for Older People, Dustbusters, Decorating & Repairs Taskforce, Gosport Gardens, Give, Gain & Grow Volunteer Group for adults with mental health issues, Supported Volunteering,  GVA Community Engagement Team, Gosport Volunteering Team, Loud & Proud Volunteering Group for young people aged 16-25, Driving Force, Community Transport & Gosport Shopmobility.

You can find out more about any of these projects by clicking on menu at the top of the website.

Gosport Voluntary Action is a member of the National Association for Voluntary & Community Action (NAVCA).

Gosport Voluntary Action – Opening Times

We are open during the week, Monday to Friday, 9am-4pm.

Want to Volunteer in the local area?
If you know that you would like to volunteer, or want to find out about voluntary opportunities in the local area, we keep an up to date list on the do-it website here.

Interested in volunteering and live in the Portsmouth or Southsea area?
If you live in Portsmouth or surrounding areas, then you can look at the Portsmouth Together’ Website hereThis website provides a searchable volunteering opportunities database, alternatively you can e-mail: voluntary.sector@portsmouthcc.gov.uk or phone 02392 84145 for more information.

Gosport Voluntary Action is a company limited by guarantee, Registered in England & Wales Number 4191320 / Registered Charity Number 1087177
We are grateful for the support of Gosport Borough Council, Hampshire County Council and all our volunteers.


Grant aided by Gosport Borough Council, Hampshire County Council and Big Lottery Fund

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