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PAVO Volunteering Information Sheets

PAVO has a set of information sheets covering different aspects of Volunteering which you can choose to download here.

You will find the full list of information sheets available to download in the Support Section.

If you are unable to download the documents and would like us to send you hard copies please contact us by clicking here.

Wales Council For Voluntary Action (WCVA) Website

If you need information or advice about recruitment, management and support of volunteers there is plenty of useful information on the WCVA website under volunteering. The information covers a range of topics including:

  • Professional development for the volunteer manager;
  • Risk management;
  • Model policies covering a number of topics;

Volunteering Wales Website

For more useful information about volunteering and to search for volunteering opportunities go to

Gwirvol Website

The Gwirvol website is designed for young people aged 16-25, who are interested in volunteering and for organisations that work with young volunteers. It's packed with lots of useful information on youth volunteering, special certificated programmes, such as Millennium Volunteers, as well as funding opportunities.

To visit the Gwirvol website click here.

PAVO e-briefing

For all the latest monthly volunteering news and issues please see the PAVO e-briefing. Click on the link above to see the latest edition.

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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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