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New Powys Partnership Boards Established


Powys Third Sector Service Provider Forum and the Powys Social Value Forum

Launch of Inspiring Families Programme

Funding News

Garreg Lwyd Hill Wind Farm Benefit Fund Incorporating the communities of Beguildy, Bettws y Crwyn, ...

Garreg Lwyd Hill Wind Farm provides a community fund which will see funding available to support local community projects every year during the lifetime of the wind farm. The fund is managed by a Community Fund Panel made up of representatives of the local community councils. The fund is administere...


Charities in the UK that are seeking funding for their work with disadvantaged children and young people aged 18 years and younger can start the application process for funding in 2018.The BBC Children in Need Small Grants programme will consider applications requesting grants of up to £10,000 to su...

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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O4C Funding Portal

Conduct your own funding search or browse funders by theme by using the new PAVO Open4Community Funding Portal.

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Powys Notice Board

Mid Powys Glaucoma Group

Venue: Howey Village Hall, Howey, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 5PT Date: Monday 6th November 2017    Time: 2.00pm to 4.00pm Programme: 1. 'Glaucoma' Mr Ben While - Consultant Ophthalmologist 2. 'Introducing the International Glaucoma Association' Eryl Williams IGA Regional Devel...

Builth Wells Community Support & Volunteer Bureau

Annual Community Information Fair Friday 20th October, 10.00 am - 1.00 pm at Wyeside Arts Centre, Builth Wells. Free tea, coffee & homemade cakes. This is a useful and interesting event for all to attend; discover what services are available in our community and how volunteering can enha...

Volunteering News

Powys Volunteer of the Year Awards

Do you know someone in your community who has made a difference by volunteering? What are the awards? The celebration event goes some way to demonstating the value we place on the work undertaken by volunteers and encourages them to continue to inspire others to take up a cause in a society where ...

Gwirvol Youth Led Grants Still time to apply!

Small grants up to £600 are available form PAVO to run a project that provides volunteering opportunities for young people aged 14-25 years. The young people can be from an existing group or just young people coming together to run a project of their own choosing. The application must be written by...

Meetings and Events

The Bracken Trust Singers

The Bracken Trust Singers are a singing therapy group and are members of The Bracken Trust. Formed five years ago they now have 28 members made up of cancer patients, cancer survivors, the bereaved, nurses and friends. They have their own professional accompanist, too. The aim is to enjoy a health...

Happy New Year and welcome to Peak!

Happy New Year! WELCOME TO PEAK The new name for Arts Alive Wales Peak are delighted to share their new look and Spring programme with you. This year, Peak's 30th anniversary, are launching a fundraising appeal to help continue their work with Children and Young People. Peak hope that you will j...

Job Vacancies

Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner Job Vacancy

Director of Commissioning, OPCC Fixed term contract/ Secondment Opportunity - up to 12 months (to cover maternity leave) The role of the Director of Commissioning is to lead the development and implementation of commissioning plans to support the Police and Crime Commissioner to deliver his commi...

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Powys Voluntary Sector

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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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