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A F Blakemore 1917 Heritage Grants Scheme

Food and drink retailer and distributor A.F. Blakemore is marking its centenary with a 1917 Heritage Grants Scheme to support good causes across its trading area. The company's charitable trust, the Blakemore Foundation, will award a number of one-off community grants worth £1,917 each to good caus...

Community Business Bright Ideas Fund Second Round Opens on 19th April

The second funding round for the Community Business Bright Ideas Fund opens tomorrow (19th April), offering grants of up to £20,000 to help community groups to get their business ideas up and running. The two-year programme aims to invest around £1.85m in community businesses over two years, suppor...

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There are a number of ways to request a Home Fire Safety Check. Any of the following will work equally well. Ring Freephone 0800 169 1234 email or Mark Davies at or the Community Safety email address at Alternatively, a ...

Celf o Gwmpas Spring Craft Workshops

Spring Craft Workshops with Jane Mason Join Celf o Gwmpas every Tuesday and learn some new skills! Inclusive workshops for adults with a range of support needs and their support staff/personal assistants. Every Tuesday afternoon for 5 weeks starting on 28th March, 4th April, 11th April, 18th...

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Powys Volunteer Centre Application Form

So, you are thinking of volunteering? We provide a free matching service for you to find the volunteer role that suits your availability, skills and interests. There are lots of volunteer positions in Powys and a huge range of roles. PAVO works closely with our partners and the voluntary sector in ...

Hafal Recruiting Volunteers from Mid and West Wales to become Appropriate Adults

HAFAL When a vulnerable person is arrested, they need an Appropriate Adult to support them in Custody Hafal is recruiting volunteers from Mid and West Wales to become Appropriate Adults What does an Appropriate Adult (AA) do? Supports, advises and assists vulnerable detainees in CustodyEnsures...

Meetings and Events

Stand Up! for emotional health and well-being: New local partnership groups for Powys

Stand Up! for emotional health and well-being: New local partnership To view and download the poster click here Monday 24th April 2017 1.30 - 3.30 p.m. Ystradgynlais Mind, The Wellbeing Centre, 61-66 Pen y Bryn, Ystradgynlais SA9 1JB Reasonable travel expenses will be reimbursed All are welcom...

Willow Globe Shakespeare's Birthday Bash

The Power Behind the Crone & Shakespeare's Birthday BashThis Sunday 23rd April 2017 at 2:30pm! The Willow Globe will launch it's 2017 summer season this Sunday with the usual medley of community performance headed up with 'Ebony and the Ivories' at 2:30pm- please join us for some tea ...

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Hafan Cymru Job Vacancy

Hafan Cymru is a charitable housing association that provides housing and support to women, men and their children and young people across Wales. They primarily work with those escaping domestic abuse, helping them regain their independence. Admin Assistant Spectrum and Training Services 29.6hrs p...

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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

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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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