Local Recovery Projects
Harris Voluntary Service received funding from the Scottish Government to support local economic recovery and low income households. In addition to our ongoing hardship fund and our electric blanket scheme, HVS has supported the following projects:
This project is aimed at reducing social isolation and promoting social activities across the West Harris estate and wider community.
Tarbert and Leverburgh Day Centres
The Day Centres support older Harris residents. The only groups of this kind in Harris, the centres groups meet regularly and provides much needed mental stimulation and socialisation. The project funded day trips out via a minibus with lunch where applicable and other social events throughout the year.
Rionnagan Og is a charity that supports families in Harris. It offers various services from providing a softplay for children under 8 years old, a play worker led 2s group and a parent and baby/toddler group for under 3s.