GCVS is Scotland’s leading development agency and advocate for charities, voluntary organisations and social enterprises in GlasgowOur role in Scotland’s third sector is to provide support, guidance and a voice for organisations and communities they serve.

We offer a comprehensive range of services for third sector organisations, from HR advice to payroll and financial support. We are here to make your work easier and provide support, including:
People & Safety Services – Payroll and Finance – Albany Hire – SVQ Centre – Office and Facilities Support – Personal Care Administration

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support for your organisation

Support for your organisation

At GCVS we are here to support voluntary groups and organisations with the help they need that will enable them to develop and thrive. The Sector Development team is here to support you with advice and services including: HR, funding, governance and structure change.

One to one surgery appointments are available. Please email us to discuss your requirements on sectordev@gcvs.org.uk

Glasgow Helps

Visit the Glasgow Helps website to find organisations and services supporting people across Glasgow. The directory provides individuals and professionals with a resource to access the information and contact details for over 600 organisations.

If you need help with: food; health and wellbeing; or money advice please contact us on text line: 07451 289 255 or email: helpline@gcvs.org.uk

Hire the Albany

The Albany Learning & Conference Centre is a welcoming venue for meetings, events and conferences. We have a range of rooms and meeting spaces which are fully equipped to meet your needs. Our professional, welcoming staff will be available before your event and on the day to offer any support required.

To discuss your needs call 0141 332 2444 or email us at: albanyinfo@gcvs.org.uk 

People & Safety Services

Do you need help with the responsibilities of being an employer or managing staff?

Few small voluntary organisations can afford to employ an HR specialist, and that’s what our service offers you.
Help when you need it…and before!

Payroll And Finance

GCVS can make paying your staff hassle-free!

We currently provide a Payroll service to around 250 voluntary organisations. Our clients benefit from a comprehensive service, meaning we do everything for you from start to finish, including workplace pensions. We offer various payment frequencies for your staff including – monthly, four weekly, fortnightly and weekly.

Our Projects

Community Connectors – Kickstart Scheme – Young Person’s Guarantee – Equalities – Glasgow Helps – Yaldi Glasgow Community Lottery

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Community Connectors

Improving connections with and for people over 60 and their carers…

A free and confidential service, connecting older people and their carers to local services, facilities and activities, and providing them with tailored and informed support

Everyone's Children

The Everyone’s Children project promotes and supports third sector organisations in Glasgow that provide services to children, young people and families.

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