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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

New delivery partner for Powys Volunteer Centre

A warm welcome to Knighton Community Centre, Bowling Green Lane, Knighton LD7 1DR Telephone: 07751 221487

Still Time to Apply - Gwirvol Youth Led Grant Scheme 2018 - 2019

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 garden hold a fund-raising event to raise money for a village hall open up a ...

Our new volunteering website is now live for Powys!

Our new Volunteering website is now live ! Together WCVA, County Voluntary Councils and Volunteer Centres provide an integrated programme of volunteering support that aims to help more people get involved in volunteering (to benefit their community and for their own personal development), and to he...

Powys celebrates contribution of Volunteers

The eighth annual Powys Volunteer of the Year Awards took place on the 6th June 2018, at the Strand Hall, Builth Wells. The celebration of volunteering was attended by volunteers and guests from around the county and was organised by Powys Association of Voluntary Organisations (PAVO). Guests were e...

Honeypot Children’s Charity Volunteer Opportunity

Do you have the time, patience and expertise to fix our outdoor toys? Honeypot Children's Charity is looking for a special volunteer who can nurse our small fleet of bikes and go-carts back to good health and usefulness. Our young visitors ride them from dawn to dusk and they seem to have bits dro...

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.

join PAVO

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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