Powys Volunteer of the Year Awards 2014 Nominate Now!

Powys Volunteer Centre is organising the 5th Volunteer of the Year Awards to honour exceptional volunteers in Powys.

New Deadline, it has been extended!

So, nominate! If you know of someone who has given up his or her time to help others, then why not nominate them for a Powys Volunteer of the Year Award? There are five categories of awards this year: Volunteer up to the age of 25, Volunteer between the age of 25 and 59, Volunteer aged 60 upwards, Group and Outstanding contribution. For more information and a nomination form click here.

Latest News

New website for people in Powys affected by neurological conditions

Neuro Voice Powys, have launched a website that provides an online hub of information and resources for people in Powys, who either have, or who care for someone with a neurological condition.The website www.neurovoicepowys.org.uk features: information on neurological conditions contacts and infor

Powys CAB - New Rules for Bailiffs

New Rules for Bailiffs come into force from 6th April 2014. Bailiffs will have to follow new rules and processes when collecting debts, starting from 6 April. Follow the link below for full details..... http://www.adviceguide.org.uk/wales/news/whats_new_apr14_new_rules_for_bailiffs_come_into_force

Presteigne and Norton Community Support New Recycling Project

New Recycling projectWonderful new project in Presteigne, set up by Presteigne and Norton Community Support Recycling of FurnitureLamps, washing machines, fridges, cookers etc.Computers, mobile phones, tabletsAll tools (power or hand), good quality lengths of wood, other good quality DIY spares V

Funding News


Do you need some funding support? Have you got an issue around governance? Would you like to discuss potential project ideas? Would your organisation like a health check? Come along at meet with PAVO Development Officers on the following dates: APRIL 2014 Tuesday 15th April 2014 NEWTOWN 10am - ...

TRAINING - Planning and Writing Successful Funding Bids (intermediate)

To be held at PAVO Offices, Llandrindod WellsWednesday 19 February 2014 (full day)By the end of the course, participants will be able to:understand the current funding climate in Wales and its impact on fundersreview their current approach of developing a bidapply new tools and techniques to give ...

Volunteering News

Newtown Neighbourhood Management pilot update

Community Researchers Wanted. This exciting new project is being run by a range of partners in Newtown including PCC, Public Health, Age Cymru, PAVO, Powys (t)HB and local Councillors, using the latest technology. Accredited training provided. Phone: 01874 712738 for more details email: ...

Presteigne & Norton Community Support New Recycling Project

New Recycling project Wonderful new project in Presteigne, set up by Presteigne and Norton Community Support Recycling of FurnitureLamps, washing machines, fridges, cookers etc.Computers, mobile phones, tabletsAll tools (power or hand), good quality lengths of wood, other good quality DIY ...

Job Vacancies

Jukebox Collective Job Vacancy

Business Development Manager Hours: Full time (38 hours, with flexibility to work evenings and weekends as required) Salary: £25,000 Location: Cardiff About Jukebox Collective. Jukebox Collective is a creative company focused on the delivery of the highest quality street dance ...

Powys Notice Board

Do you need help with Book-keeping or Payroll?

It’s vital to have accounts that are clear, simple and don’t send people to sleep! PAVO offers book-keeping and payroll services to voluntary organisations in Powys. The book-keeping service includes recording payments and receipts, drawing up income and expenditure accounts, advice on financial

Menter Iaith Maldwyn New Office Premises

Menter Iaith Maldwyn is moving from their current office this week. As of Monday, they will still be located in Newtown, but in the Town Council offices and Robert Owen Museum building in Newtown. Menter Iaith Maldwyn The Cross, Broad Street, Newtown, Powys SY16 2BB Telephone: 01686 ...

Meetings and Events

4 Free Online Safety Briefings Across Wales

The digital landscape is evolving quickly, and preparing and supporting educators and other professionals in how they can best support young people to use the Internet and digital technologies safely is key. This spring, the South West Grid for Learning (SWGfL) -on behalf of the UK Safer Internet ...

Play Montgomeryshire - Splash of Play

Play Montgomeryshire will be adding a little flavour to children's play this Easter school holiday by taking their Splash of Play to the children and families of four different locations throughout Montgomeryshire : Machynlleth Bron y Gog Estate on Tuesday 15th and 22nd April 10 to 12 and Caersws ...

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PAVO provides training courses on all aspects of running community groups and voluntary organisations ... find out more

Powys Transport Training Agency provides transport related training courses and information ... find out more

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

Community Development

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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