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What We Do

Under the Social Services & Wellbeing Act 2014 the third sector plays an increasingly important role as part of integrated team alongside health, social care and wellbeing services.

The Health & Social Care Team facilitates the voice of, the third sector organisations.

The work of the Health & Social Care Team takes place in the context of the Health & Care Strategy Area Plan and Future Generations Wellbeing Plan.

Join the Health & Social Care Network

The Health & Social Care Network provides:

  • News and updates on things that matter in Health & Social Care
  • Opportunities to contribute your views and those of the people you support on current and future Health & Social Care services
  • Networking opportunities with other third sector organisations and key partners.
  • A catalyst for cross agency collaboration to meet changing health and social care needs

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Senior Health & Social Care Facilitator - Freda Lacey

Admin Support Officer & Blog Administrator - Ruth Middleton

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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

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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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Third Sector Support Wales
PAVO is a member of Third Sector Support Wales