Inclusive Community Project

Welcome to Voluntary Action Broxtowe
an Independent Local Charity Helping Local People

We Provide The Following Services:

Volunteering Services

Information and advice to match the available volunteering opportunities in the area to your interests.

Take a look at this website for ideas:
Or, for further information, please contact Sara at

First Steps

Social Care and Training

Additional support to people who are recovering from mild to moderate mental health issues, and people with learning disabilities, helping them to learn new skills, and gain life and work experience, in the community.

To find out more about our friendly and completely confidential services, please contact Sara at

Nexus Project

Helping people from minority ethnic backgrounds to integrate into the local community through volunteering, English courses, careers advice and activities.

For further information, please contact Naomi at

Group Support Services

We offer help, advice, and support for voluntary and community groups throughout Broxtowe Borough for example funding advice, policy work, and networking opportunities.

For further information, please contact us at


Practical training helping volunteers or voluntary groups improve their skills & run groups more safely - courses in Basic Food Hygiene, First Aid, Meeting Skills & more.

For further information, please contact us at

*Some training courses may incur a small charge if run by an external organisation*

We maintain our independence by providing the following services for a small charge:

Move It

We provide a caring and ethical removal service:
waste removal, house removal, furniture delivery and house clearance at reasonable rates. No job too small!

*Training and work placements available*

For further information, please contact us at

Room Hire

We have a range of training, meeting and interview rooms, with prices starting at £8 per hour. Free parking on site, tea and coffee is included.

For further information, please contact Sara at

Printing and Design


A low cost service for leaflets, letter headings, posters, reports, annual reports etc.

For further information, please contact Sara at

Tea Room / Coffee Shop

Our popular Vintage Tea Parlour is at Oban House every Friday from 10am - 3pm. Come along and support us by enjoying a pot of tea and a slice of cake!

No need to book. Call in on a Friday at Oban House in the centre of Beeston.

Special Events

We also organise car boot sales, tea parties, book fairs and themed events throughout the summer plus raffles and special Christmas events.

Check out all of our events on the calendar.

Offices To Let

Unfortunately we currently have no rooms available to rent.

For further information, please contact Sara at

Contact us

Oban House,
8 Chilwell Road,

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Wifi Internet Access Available For Room Hire Guests and Visitors

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