Energy efficiency and how to save money

South East London Community Energy visited the VAL offices on Monday 25th March to deliver some training to staff about fuel poverty and how to save money on your energy bills. The two main areas of focus were how to improve the energy efficiency of your house and how to get the best deal with energy suppliers and navigate the energy market.

NCVO volunteer conference 

By Aparna Sapre

Members vote for sector rep to HWB board 

VAL members will vote for the Health and Wellbeing Board representative at an event on 12 February. 
Please see our events page to book a place for the event
Note that to vote you must have already be a full member of VAL. There are details of how to apply for free membership. 

Membership of VAL is now free

It is free to be a member of VAL! To find out more about the benefits of free membership please sign up on our website.
Please note that for VAL elections, including the vote for the Health and Wellbeing Board representative 12 February only VAL members can vote -

Opportunity to represent the sector on the Health and Wellbeing Board

Voluntary Action Lewisham have been asked to identify a representative to Lewisham’s Health and Wellbeing Board. Please see below for link to information on this opportunity and the Expression of Interest form. 

CYP Forum presentations

Please find links below to presentations at our December CYP Forum. 

Look forward to seeing you at the next CYP Forum in the New Year. 


Paul Aladenika presentation


Dominic Parkinson presentation