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Find out what exciting events or outstanding achievements have happened in Powys. If you have an article or item about volunteering that you would like to submit then please contact the Powys Volunteer Centre by e-mail or via the PAVO helpdesk on 0845 0093288

Trustees' Week Mystery 'Board' Game Event

Will you be able to keep the organisation on the rails?

Monday 13th November 2017 at Newtown College 10am to 1pm

Find out if you could use your skills to help develop an organisation in your area.

Deal with scenarios that affect organisations and learn new skills

To book your place email: melissa.townsend@pavo.org.uk or call 01597 822191

Gwirvol Youth Led Grant funding for 2017-2018 Open for Applications

Funding is now available for youth led grants projects running up to end of March 2018. Grants of up to £600 are available for projects that provide volunteering opportunities for young people aged 14-25 to help their communities in Powys. The applications have to be written by young people. A panel...

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 ...

Volunteers Needed - Centre CELF

Centre Celf in Llandrindod are going through an exciting and busy time. If you have time to spare and would like to volunteer your skills please call 01597 822777. If you have experience of working within the arts (music, creative writing, painting, pottery, sculpture, drawing, printing, etc.) or w...

Gwirvol Youth Led Grant Scheme 2016 - 2017

Grants in the region of £600 are available for projects that provide volunteering opportunities for young people aged 14-25 to help their communities. Previous successful applications secured funds to: create a community gardenhold a fund-raising event to raise money for a village hallopen up a foo...

Volunteering in a digital age

Richard Ley Centre, Swansea, 26 - 27 September Digital technology is revolutionising volunteering. It creates new ways of working, new ways of communicating with volunteers, and new ways of marketing. And that's just the tip of the digital iceberg. And whether you're an expert with new technology ...

Powys Volunteer of the Year

The annual awards and event acknowledges and celebrates those individuals and groups who have made a major contribution to their communities by giving their time freely.

To find out more about the awards and who has won in previous years click on the link here. 

Volunteering Wales Website

To find out more about volunteering opportunities in Powys. Click on the link above and follow the links for your nearest volunteer bureau.

Volunteering Information Sheets

PAVO has a set of information sheets, covering volunteering that you can choose to download. Click on the link above.

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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

Training

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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