Introducing Adur Voluntary Action

Founded and run  by local people since 1959

Presence in Lancing and Shoreham

Sustaining warm, trusting and active communities

Campaigning in support of local people and groups


Join AVA (free) or volunteer locally

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AVA Members Receive

* Mutual support, ideas, skill share and advice from other members

* Volunteer recruitment and support

* DBS checks if required

* Opportunities to join in joint projects and  funding bids

* Discounted meeting room and desk space hire in Old School House

* Priority use of exhibition space in Lancing Village Action

* Discounted minibus hire

* Adur Community Network membership

* Adur Voice monthly

AVA regrets that the above are available to members only



AVA Members Give and Share

* Their local knowledge, energy, experience and skill

* Their willingness to co-operate rather than compete

* Their support for their local community

* Their trust and faith in one another


Thought for the Month

The state of Southern Railway

For how much longer will Adur residents be forced to use Southern Railway’s appalling service? Civilised and reliable access by public transport to London is an essential service and basic right. Government needs to act now to address the problems, by removing the franchise from the current contractor, and running our railway directly until the whole issue of unreliable, overcrowded railways can be addressed. Sceptics should consider the overcrowded, dangerous and stressful state of West Sussex  roads, and take a day trip to France to experience the state-operated SNCF