Voluntary Sector Gateway West Lothian has three core objectives: Capacity Building for the Voluntary Sector, Volunteer Development and Social Enterprise Development and is the interface between West Lothian’s Community Planning Partners and the Voluntary Sector in West Lothian.The Gateway also
- Co-ordinates volunteering projects that support West Lothian’s communities
- Provides information and advice on issues such as: funding, governance, training, legal structure, start-up, staff and volunteer recruitment, monitoring and evaluation, and networking.
- Delivers a variety of learning and skills development courses
- Organises networking events and represents the Voluntary Sector at local and national forums