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Consultation on NHS Future Fit – Acute services for residents in Montgomeryshire and East Radnorshir...


Children Young People and Families PAVO Network Meetings Summer 2018

Our new volunteering website is now live for Powys!

Funding News


The Hedley Foundation awards grants to small charities working with young people in the following areas:o Recreation; Sport;Training;Health and welfare; andThe outdoor education of young people. The Foundation is particularly keen on supporting: Open air and adventure-type activities and the fundi...

Fundraising regulator announces New Rules & Guidance for Online Fundraising

The Fundraising Regulator holds the Code of Fundraising Practice for the UK and sets and maintains the standards for charitable fundraising, they aim to ensure that fundraising is respectful, open, honest and accountable to the public and regulate fundraising in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. ...

Keep up to date with all the LATEST News and information about funding opportunities by following the PAVO Funding News blog,

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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.

PAVO members can access the portal here

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Welshpool Hard of Hearing and Tinnitus Social Group

Every THIRD Thursday of the month starting 17th May 2018 11am to 1pm at Welshpool Methodist Church 13 High Street, Welshpool SY21 7JP Come and join our small friendly group Contact Pam: or Sandra: tel: 07377 549 214   the ...

Volunteering News

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...

Meetings and Events

Prince's Trust Rural Skills at Brecon Beacons National Park

Are you 18-30? Looking for work? Get into Rural Skills with Brecon Beacons National Park 2nd July to 13th July 2018, Brecon Taster/selection days: Thursday 28th June 2018 Do you want to experience working as a National Park Warden?  Meet new people and learn new skills as well as gaining w...

The Big Weekend Ystradgynlais - This Weekend

Gin & Jazz 15 June 2018 Join Discover Ystradgynlais for an evening of Gin & Jazz in a large marquee at the Gorsedd Park Ystradgynlais. 7pm to 11pm £10 per adult from the Welfare Hall box office on tel: 01639 843 163 BUSKagynlais 16 June 2018 With buskers around town, choirs at the Con Cl...

Job Vacancies

Celf O Gwmpas Job Vacancy

Freelance Project Co-ordinator The post will be a freelance postion until early 2019. Celf o Gwmpas wishes to engage an individual with knowledge and experience of Arts, Health and Wellbeing to co-ordinate the current 'Reaching out, drawing in'. The successful candidate will have excellent communi...

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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Did you know....? If all the people in Powys who volunteer were paid the equivalent of the average hourly wage in P……

A new event for the NHS Future Fit Consultation has been arranged for 17 July in Knighton. Drop in to the Horse &……

Check out latest news & info for third sector in PAVO's June e-briefing…

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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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