"Community means sticking together even when we have to be apart."
"It’s good to see the community supporting each other, it’s been a ‘get to know folks' experience."
Abermule Community Centre applied for a grant from the C-SERT emergency fund for an outreach project. Their Chair, Leon Shearer, tells us more.
“I couldn’t have done without them at this time”
For Volunteers' Week, Andrew from Llanidloes tells us of the joy and satisfaction he gets from his volunteering in schools.
For Volunteers' Week, Andy from Newtown tells us about his experience of volunteering during lockdown.
One of the 2019/20 recipients of PAVO's Youth Led Grants describes how bringing their project to fruition has built their confidence.
Brecon & Radnorshire MP Fay Jones has recorded a message of thanks to volunteers for Volunteers Week 2020.
Viv Evans is a volunteer with Dementia Matters in Powys. For Volunteers' Week Viv tells us how she got involved and what her volunteering means to her.
When Knighton flooded earlier this year, a massive volunteer effort was co-ordinated to supported residents. Louise Hardwick tells the story for Volunteers' Week.
PAVO's Chief Executive Officer, Carl Cooper, has recorded a message of thanks to all volunteers for the start of Volunteer' Week 2020.
Beth Lowden from Blind Veterans UK explains how one of their regular volunteers has adapted to the Covid-19 situation.
Kirsty Williams MS has recorded a special message for the start of Volunteers' Week 2020
A volunteer tells us about her experience as a Covid-19 Health and Care Volunteer in Powys.
Volunteers’ Week is a UK wide and annual festival of volunteering which takes place from 1-7 June every year.
Are you musically minded? Can you keep a rhythm?
This may be the perfect volunteering opportunity for you!
Purpose of role: To provide information delivery and promotional support to the JobSense team.
Location: Office based in Wrexham or homebased with travel to events across Powys, Wrexham and Flintshire
Some fantastic volunteering opportunities to help run this Ultimate Team Challenge!
Can you volunteer your time, once a week for a couple of hours to help an older person access the shops, GP surgery or attend an appointment? RVS needs you now!
A Police Support Volunteer is someone who gives their skills and time freely to perform tasks which are designed to enhance the work of the police and to provide additional support to local communities.
After a long and difficult judging process, the votes are in...our esteemed panel have chosen 30 brilliant organisations and volunteers for the shortlist of the Welsh Charity Awards.
Charities the Trussell Trust and FareShare are appealing to people in Powys to volunteer to help in the UK’s biggest food collection for people in need.
Do you know someone who gives of their time freely to make others’ lives better? Do you know of an organisation that makes a valuable contribution to community life?
Well over one thousand volunteers in Powys have now registered on the Volunteering Wales online platform. Why not join them?
New guidance from WCVA
Are you looking for a flexible volunteering opportunity that you can do from anywhere?
Are you interested in volunteering from home? Volunteering over the internet offers you the opportunity to help organisations, both local and further afield, at flexible times to suit you and your life, without having to leave your sofa!
A fantastic night was had by all who attended the Powys Volunteer of the Year 2019 awards ceremony in June!
A chance for us to thank and celebrate volunteers in Powys!