Powys Volunteer of the Year 2015 - Nominate today!

Celebrating Volunteering in Powys

Do you know an individual or an organisation that goes the extra mile through volunteering?
You can nominate them for a Powys Volunteer Centre "Powys Volunteer of the Year" award!

Deadline for receipt of nominations is Friday 12th June 2015.

For a more information and a nomination form click HERE.

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Future arrangements for the Welsh Government's Equality and Inclusion Programme for 2017-2020

The purpose of this consultation is to seek views on the future Welsh Government funding framework for equality and inclusion.http://gov.wales/<wbr></wbr>consultations/people-and-<wbr></wbr>communities/equality-<wbr></wbr>inclusion-programme-<wbr></wbr>

Arwain in Powys calls for expressions of interest

Powys has been successful in gaining just over £5 million under the LEADER 2014 - 2020 programme. The LEADER Programme in Powys has now been named Arwain. It is anticipated that formal approval will be received during July In the meantime the Local Action Group has decided to put out an Expression

Centre for Social Justice Awards 2015 Invite UK EntriesFollow the link: http://www.<wbr></wbr>centreforsocialjustice.org.uk/<wbr></wbr>awards/apply-for-a-csj-awardThe Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) is looking for the most effective community-based projects in the UK tha

Funding News

Powys Environmental Partnership Small Grant Scheme 2015-16

Powys Environmental Partnership Small Grant Scheme aims to help communities enhance their environment or surroundings. Community groups are invited to apply for up to £750 to deliver their project. All funds must be match funded pound for pound by the groupFunded projects must be completed by ...

The Esmee Fairbairn Foundation New Funding Strategy Launched

The Esmée Fairbairn Foundation has launched a new funding strategy which will include a focus on giving unrestricted grants and offering long-term funding. Click here for more information ...

Keep up to date with all the LATEST News and information about funding opportunities by following the PAVO Funding News blog,

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Volunteering News

Elusen Celfau Gymunedol lleol yn edrych am ymddiriedolwyr!/Local Community Arts charity searching for new trustees!

ARTS CONNECTION is a Community Arts charity based in Llanfyllin, providing high quality participatory arts projects in various artistic mediums across North Powys, Wrexham and the borders. Our work with schools, children, youth, the learning disabled and wider community offers a welcoming ...

Powys Volunteer of the Year 2015 Nominations Open!

Celebrating volunteering in Powys Do you know an individual or an organisation that goes the extra mile through volunteering? You can nominate them for a Powys Volunteer Centre 'Powys Volunteer of the Year' award! Catergories include: GreenCommunityWellbeingTrusteeSportYouthCultureGroup For ...

Job Vacancies

Disability Powys Job Vacancy

Access and Outreach Worker Disability Powys are seeking to recruit a Access and Outreach worker to coordinate and develop the information and advice service provide by Disability Powys, and deliver the Access and Outreach support service. Term: 3 year fixed term Salary: £9,464 ...

Powys Notice Board

Do you need help with Book-keeping or Payroll?

The bookkeeping service is offered to voluntary organisations in Powys and includes the following: Day to day bookkeeping, including record keeping of all payments and receipts, balancing bank accounts, writing cheques, drawing up income and expenditure accounts;Liaison with the bank in setting up

The Hayday Cafe

The place for people with a dementia and those who look after them. Following a "memory day" organised by Hay on Wye U3A, Haygarth surgery provided information that approx 40 people in and around the Hay area have some form of dementia (April 2013). A group of people thought that more ...

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Arts Alive Wales News Letter

Whether you're a Creative Network member or not the Summer Programme is open to everyone and there's lots of opportunities to get involved... ABOUT THE CREATIVE NETWORK... Arts Alive Wales works in partnership with experienced artists, makers, writers and performers. The Creative Network supports ...

Crossroads Mid & West Wales: Knighton Saturday Club Coffee Morning in Aid of Carers Week

Crossroads Care Mid & West Wales invites you to a coffee morning held in the Knighton Day Centre on Wednesday 10th june 2015 at 10.00pm to 12 noon. Come down and have a coffee or tea and some cake for carer's week. There will be plenty of relaxation time for carer's and qualified staff to ...

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Powys Mental Health Team

The Powys Mental Health Team provides information, support, representation networks, advice and training to the Third Sector on any aspect of mental health services in Powys ... find out more

Children and Young People

A network for organisations and groups who support, help, play and work with children, young people and their families, helping them to share good practice, work together and link to the CYP Partnership ... find out more

Health, Social Care & Wellbeing

Have your say and keep informed about how the Third Sector contributes to Health and Social Care services in Powys ... find out more

Community Transport

Community Transport meets the transport needs of communities where these needs are not or cannot be adequately met by public and/or commercial transport ... find out more

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PAVO's team of Development Officers can provide you with practical support to help develop your community group or voluntary group and its activities ... find out more

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