The Volunteer Centre Aberdeenshire is part of the Volunteer Centre Network Scotland and provides a one-stop shop for all information about volunteering.

Aberdeenshire Voluntary Action

The Volunteer Centre Aberdeenshire is based in the three AVA (Aberdeenshire Voluntary Action) offices across Aberdeenshire; Fraserburgh, Inverurie and Banchory

AVA help to;

  • Promote and support volunteering in Aberdeenshire
  • Provide training for organisations that involve volunteers
  • Provide training for volunteers who wish to get started or improve their skills
  • Deliver volunteering awards
    • Young Aberdeenshire Volunteer Award (5-15 years)
    • Saltire Awards (15-25 years)
    • Aberdeenshire Volunteer Award (18+ years)
  • Deliver Volunteer Friendly Award – a sign of quality designed for organisations who use volunteers
  • Promote volunteering opportunities across Aberdeenshire

For more information on current volunteering opportunities please visit or contact the AVA offices:

North (Fraserburgh)
Tel: 01346 586106

Central (Inverurie)
Tel: 01467 626060

South (Banchory)
Tel: 01330 825794