Student Volunteering

Beyond Food and the rise of poverty

The UK seems, from a simple, global perspective, to be an affluent and fair nation. We have universal healthcare and a benefits system, and the GDP is expected to increase in the coming years. Yet, The Independent reported that food bank usage rose by 13 percent in the past year (from March 2018). The question […]

Durham goes barking mad for SCA Dog Walking

Never mind the deadlines or lack of sleep, being away from your four-legged friend is one of the toughest challenges you’ll face at University. But Student Community Action’s (SCA) Dog Walking project gives students the opportunity to combat that dejection, or even pretend to have that pet you’ve always wanted, all while making a difference […]