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The Children's Health Fund awards grant funding for projects that provide good food for young people as part of holiday learning, play and activity programmes. Eligible applicants should: Provide meals that align with the food and drink requirements (ie, School Food Standards England 2015) and o...


Comic Relief's Core Strength Grants programme is designed to support the core running costs or organisational development costs for communities that are suffering from economic and social deprivation and where current economic climate may be making this situation worse. The programme aims to empowe...

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Powys Notice Board

Mid Powys Glaucoma Group

Venue: Howey Village Hall, Howey, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 5PT Date: Monday 6th November 2017    Time: 2.00pm to 4.00pm Programme: 1. 'Glaucoma' Mr Ben While - Consultant Ophthalmologist 2. 'Introducing the International Glaucoma Association' Eryl Williams IGA Regional Devel...

Builth Wells Community Support & Volunteer Bureau

Annual Community Information Fair Friday 20th October, 10.00 am - 1.00 pm at Wyeside Arts Centre, Builth Wells. Free tea, coffee & homemade cakes. This is a useful and interesting event for all to attend; discover what services are available in our community and how volunteering can enha...

Volunteering News

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...

Volunteering Spirit Wales project: Developing the potential of Event Volunteering

Volunteering Spirit Wales project: Two exciting events First a panel discussion to be held at the Eisteddfod on Thursday 10th August. The panel will be chaired by Efa Gruffudd Jones of the National Centre for Learning Welsh. Efa is a Trustee of Spirit 2012. And second, a webinar to be held on 6th...

Meetings and Events


The Romani Cultural & Arts Company are pleased to welcome delegates on 6th November 2017, to a stimulating training session focused on 'working with the Gypsy, Roma & Traveller community'. The Romani Cultural & Arts Company is unique - a Gypsy, Roma & Traveller-led organisation that ...

The Pavilion this Autumn! The Wildlife Road Trip

The wildlife trip featuring Martin Hughes-Games and Iolo Williams Natural history broadcasters Martin an Iolo team up to perform this information I've and amusing wildlife show packed with fascinating facts and their exciting journey is filled with real life stories and takes the audience behind th...

Job Vacancies

Dyfodol Powys Futures Job Vacancy

Project Officer 18.5 hours per week Temp to Sept 30 2018 £22,000 pro rata For the European funded Active Inclusion Project, Futurefit, working with young people with barriers to employment in Radnorshire Closing Date 29 September 2017 Further info from Tel 01597 825236

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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

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