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Linda is 26 and volunteers with Action for Children. She talks about how time banking has changed her life.

“Because of time banking, my children now have a better quality of life.” Read Linda’s Story – “I found out about the volunteering project at Action for Children through a support worker in the service. I spoke to Amanda Dunsmuir,  the Volunteer Project Coordinator about opportunities in the care sector. I was ready to look for part or full time work because I was a single mum and had a young family to bring up on my own. I felt that the time was right for me to get back out and about in the community and build on my social skills as well.” “I was offered a volunteering position within Action … read more

Haugh of Urr Open Evening

Please come along to the Laurie Arms Hotel on 3rd February at 7.30pm to find out more about time banking, and meet existing and potential new members. Time banking is now on West Sound Radio Please click on  this link: http://www.westsoundradio.com/localnews/time-banking-launches-in-dg/ read more

News and Events

The 26th of Spetember marked the launch of time banking in the region – a programme that aims to tackle these social problems and is already working successfully to enable people to live more independently, promote health and well-being and provide new connections and opportunities for both individuals and communities. read more

New Database: Time and Talents

“Time & Talents” time banking software (TnT) is the new database that is now available in the UK, supported by Timebanking UK under a new and exciting agreement with hOurworld Cooperative, who created this state of the art software . read more