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PAVO Training February - March 2017

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Funding News

Grow Wild Youth Funding

Grow Wild is awarding £500 to young people aged 12-25 to lead projects that will raise awareness about the importance of UK native wild flowers and plants. Get Creative: We're looking for talented and imaginative young people aged 12 - 25 to raise awareness about the importance of UK native wild fl...

Small grants !

The Burgess Land Trust is running a small grants scheme for the young, disabled and elderly in the areas of Welshpool, Trewern, Guilsfield and Castle Caereinion. Applications must be with the Trust no later than April 3, 2017. To apply for an application form please contact Roy Norris, Burgesses'...

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O4C Funding Portal

Conduct your own funding search or browse funders by theme by using the new PAVO Open4Community Funding Portal.

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Powys Notice Board

Mid Powys Mind - Space for Rent

Mid Powys Mind - Space for Rent Within their building at Crescent Chambers, South Crescent, Llandrindod Wells Newly refurbished, town centre locationTwo adjoining rooms 3.5m x 4.7m and 3.8m x 5.1mHas own entrance onto the street, disabled access at the rear, access to a kitchen and toilet.£95 per ...

FREE Office Furniture!!

David James from James Dean Estate Agents in Brecon has office desks and cabinets that are free to a good home. They would need picking up from 19 Ship Street, Brecon. Their phone number is 01874 624 757.

Volunteering News

Addysg Oedolion Cymru | Adult Learning Wales Opportunities for Governors Volunteering Posts

Addysg Oedolion Cymru | Adult Learning Wales is the largest provider of adult community education in Wales. It is the new name for the merged body formed of WEA Cymru and YMCA Wales Community College. A charity, company limited by guarantee, and designated Further Education Institution, it has a mix...

Groundwork Wales Trustee Opportunity

Groundwork Wales is seeking to appoint a TRUSTEE Groundwork supports communities in need, working with partners to help improve the quality of people's lives, their prospects and potential and the places where they live, work and play. Our vision is of a society of sustainable communitie...

Meetings and Events

Let's talk about Volunteering in Machynlleth & District!

Come and join usto see why you should volunteer Powys Volunteer Centre are holding a drop in session at the NEW Credu Hub 40 Heol Maengwyn, Machynlleth SY20 8DT on Monday 27th February 2017 at 10am until 1pm. Please drop in for a cuppa and a chat! We can help you find opportunities in your area ...

FREE! Walk Leader Training Session in Welshpool!

Walk Leader Training Session in Welshpool Free  Tuesday 28th February 10am to 4pm Welshpool Hospital Training Room, Welshpool The training enables you to become a qualified walk leader. you would be able to lead regular Walking Groups in your area. Local Walking Groups are designed to be s...

Job Vacancies

Hafan Cymru Job Vacancies

Support Worker - Powys 1 x Llandrindod Wells 1 x Brecon 37 hours per week £17,200 pro rata per annum - raising to £17,721 pro rata after passing probation Fixed Term until: 31st March 2018 REF: 12SWP + 13SWP Welsh essential: No Female only - Exempt under the Equality Act 2010. Closing date ...

PAVO Staff & Trustees

PAVO Staff

PAVO have a wide range of staff working across Powys, to find out who we are and how we can help you or your organisation, find out more about our people.

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Make sure you have your say on our White Paper on Reforming Local Government in Wales. Details here

Tomorrow we'll be at County Hall in Llandrindod Wells 8:30-3:30 along with Brecon CU signing people up for Payroll……

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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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