Hartley and New Ash Green are part of the area of the Swanley Volunteer Bureau. The most recent report on their website
is from 2008/9 annual report
, but links to more recent newsletters are available.
In that year they placed 126 volunteers and had 297 volunteering opportunities. Their volunteer drivers carried out 3,365 drives - an increase of 150% on 10 years ago. New Ash Green has 7 volunteer drivers with 55 clients, and 2 befrienders with 2 clients. Hartley/Longfield has 2 volunteer drivers with 37 clients, and 3 befrienders with 3 clients.
They receive most of their funding from Kent County Council, Sevenoaks District Council and Swanley Town Council.