Through the contribution of our members, VODG forms part of a community of more than 100 values-based organisations, that play a vital role in supporting more than a million disabled adults and children to live full independent lives.

Member Benefits

Membership of VODG is open to registered charities and not-for-profit organisations that provide services to disabled people



Online Member Community

Regular briefings and updates on key issues affecting health and social care providers


Members-only Meetings

Invited to all VODG meetings including the annual dinner and conference


Influence Policy and Practice

VODG members inform policy making, systems design and best practice across the sector.

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Specialist Advice

Members can access professional advice from our investors who work collaboratively with VODG and members.

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Weekly Brief

The weekly brief is a valued VODG member benefit, providing regular news and updates on key issues of policy and practice.


Professional Networks

VODG’s unrivalled professional networks are chaired by leaders from across our membership.

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Online Forums

The VODG professional network online forums are a leading online community within the sector.

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Annual Conference

The VODG annual conference provides members with an invaluable opportunity to engage around topical strategic issues.



With opportunities to participate in projects and programmes delivered by VODG, our members can share their expertise and contribute to positive developments in the sector.

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Special Interest Groups

Special interest groups foster collaboration and alliances to address specific issues that require targeted activities.

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Intelligence Gathering

VODG is a central point of contact for government, regulators, policy makers, and other organisations and provides members with the inside track on sector developments.

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Collective Voice

VODG offers a powerful collective voice to government, local decision makers and in the media.



VODG values member feedback and invites members to submit feedback on issues so we can continue to be responsive to members’ needs and requirements.


Member Directory

VODG’s online member directory provides additional visibility and prominence in being part of a values based group of voluntary sector organisations.


VODG Membership

Membership of VODG is Open to Registered Charities and Not-for-profit Organisations that Provide Services to Disabled People

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