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Seeking views on the future model for mental health services in North Powys (including the Dementia ...

Singing Group in Brecon

Feeling Isolated? Meet Friends in Brecon at St John's Family Centre

Funding News

Small grants !

The Burgess Land Trust is running a small grants scheme for the young, disabled and elderly in the areas of Welshpool, Trewern, Guilsfield and Castle Caereinion. Applications must be with the Trust no later than April 3, 2017. To apply for an application form please contact Roy Norris, Burgesses'...

Powys groups celebrate their ‘Celebrate’ success!

Following notification from BIG Lottery that applications from Powys were thin on the ground, PAVO extensively advertised the 'Celebrate' grant scheme. Six out of ten people surveyed* said they could not remember ever coming together to celebrate with their community. Through the Celebrate programm...

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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

Powys County Council Assistive Technology Demonstration Flat Open Days

Assistive Technology Demonstration Flat 18 Christchurch Court, Llandrindod Wells Open Days 10am to 4pm St David's Day Wednesday 1st March 2017 Thursday 9th March 2017 St.Patrick's Day Friday 17th March 2017 Monday 20th March 2017 Tuesday 28th March 2017 No Booking Required Any queries pleas...

Offices to Rent in Llandrindod Wells

Cartrefi Cymru has two spacious offices available for rent within their Ddole Road regional office.  The offices are fully serviced, apart from telephone connection, with use of communal facilities.  The building is fully accessible and tenants have the option of booking additional meeting...

Volunteering News

Addysg Oedolion Cymru | Adult Learning Wales Opportunities for Governors Volunteering Posts

Addysg Oedolion Cymru | Adult Learning Wales is the largest provider of adult community education in Wales. It is the new name for the merged body formed of WEA Cymru and YMCA Wales Community College. A charity, company limited by guarantee, and designated Further Education Institution, it has a mix...

Groundwork Wales Trustee Opportunity

Groundwork Wales is seeking to appoint a TRUSTEE Groundwork supports communities in need, working with partners to help improve the quality of people's lives, their prospects and potential and the places where they live, work and play. Our vision is of a society of sustainable communitie...

Meetings and Events

NEA for Warm Homes -Keeping Warm in Winter Workshops

Community Action on Fuel Poverty Workshops Free to voluntary and community groups to attend  Free prize draw to win £100 to deliver a fuel poverty activity/event Friday 17th March 9.30am to 12.30pm including lunch Ystwyth room, Ceredigion County Council Offices, Penmorfa, Aberaeron SA46 OPA ...

Let's talk about Volunteering in Machynlleth & District!

Come and join usto see why you should volunteer Powys Volunteer Centre are holding a drop in session at the NEW Credu Hub 40 Heol Maengwyn, Machynlleth SY20 8DT on Monday 27th February 2017 at 10am until 1pm. Please drop in for a cuppa and a chat! We can help you find opportunities in your area ...

Job Vacancies

WCVA Job Vacancy

ICT Infrastructure Manager £30,785 increasing to £32,486 per annum following successful completion of a six-month probationary period. The post will attract a maximum contribution of 9% of annual salary to WCVA's pension scheme or membership to hte local government pension scheme. Base: Cardiff Ba...

PAVO Staff & Trustees

PAVO Staff

PAVO have a wide range of staff working across Powys, to find out who we are and how we can help you or your organisation, find out more about our people.

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All voluntary organisations and community groups in Powys are invited to become members of PAVO. Membership is Free ... find out more

@PAVO Tweets @PAVOTweets

Clair Powell @PAVOtweets tells us about role of health and well being co-ordinators - great service……

Children Today Charitable Trust provides specialised aids to improve lives of young people with disabilities…)

Worshipful Company of Information Technologists - funding for IT projects & provision of pro-bono IT consultancy…)

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Powys Voluntary Sector

Find information here about the 4,000+ voluntary organisations in Powys including how to access the Info-engine database


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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