Free - book now!

We’ve got a series of free sessions on the Five Ways to Wellbeing coming up on Wednesdays, between 12 and 1pm at Mulberry Centre, SE14.

Open to all who live, work or study in Lewisham.
Please book a session by clicking links below! 


The Resilient Organisations report from What Works Wellbeing1 confirms what many who work in the VCSE sector know well – that people who work for organisations whose values are in line with their own are far more likely to be happy at work. And people who are happy at work are more likely to:

We’re looking for a Computing student/s (or Communications student/s), or similar, who will be able to help in a volunteering capacity to help develop our website.
They can work from home/college but ideally, they would pop in to our New Cross office once a week for 20mins to verbally update us – or similar. 
In the past we’ve used an external company to develop and maintain our website – so going it alone is an exciting departure for us. 

Mulberry launch event and ‘farewell’ to Mayor is a great success

The launch of VAL’s new venue, The Mulberry Centre in New Cross, and a ‘farewell and thank you’ to Sir Steve Bullock was a great success. 
Over 60 attendees were present to say goodbye to Mayor of Lewisham, Sir Steve Bullock, who retires from his role next month. We wish him well!



April is Stress Awareness month and also Action for Happiness’ Active April. Now that we have light evenings and some good weather on the way to improve our moods, there are lots of local projects to entice us outside.