About us Who we are Awards and recognition Queen's Award for Voluntary Service In 2018 we were delighted to receive the Queen's Award for Voluntary Service recognising excellence in voluntary activities. NCVO Mentoring and Befriending's Approved Provider Standard NCVO Mentoring and Befriending's Approved Provider Standard is the national quality standard developed specifically for mentoring and befriending services. Supporting Volunteering in Southwark Community Southwark's Supporting Volunteering in Southwark is a service quality certification mark that recognises organisations that are committed to good practice in volunteer management. Living Wage Employer Accredited Living Wage employers are organisations that have been certified by the Living Wage Foundation. Southwark Dementia Action Alliance We are proud members of the Southwark Dementia Action Alliance which works to make Southwark a dementia friendly community. Investing in Volunteers Investing in Volunteers (IiV) is the UK quality standard for excellence in volunteer management. IiV aims to improve the quality of the volunteering experience for all volunteers and for organisations to acknowledge the enormous contribution made by volunteers.