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Valleys Landscape Park stakeholder events

19th March 2018 Callum Jones 0

Valleys Landscape Park stakeholder events In his role as Chair of the Valleys Taskforce the Cabinet Secretary for Local Government and Public Services will visit three areas across the valleys to discuss his proposals for a “Valleys Landscape Park” with community stakeholders.   The aims for the proposal are to invest in the Valleys’ natural and cultural assets, empower local communities, offer outstanding and accessible recreational opportunities, engender community pride in the Valleys and enhance Valleys town centres as vibrant places, with attractive green spaces, which support local economies.  By implementing the actions set out in the plan the Valleys will become a place where communities are empowered, and the local environment is easily accessible, widely used and at the heart of Valleys life. These events […]

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Job Vacancy- Volunteer Coordinator St David’s Hospice Care

19th March 2018 Callum Jones 0

Volunteer Coordinator – St David’s Hospice Care Part time 22.5 hours per week, 6 month fixed term contract (funded by WCVA) We are looking for an energetic and enthusiastic person to lead the recruitment of new volunteers and to help facilitate their integration within St David’s Hospice. You will work with department managers and team members to identify the volunteer support they need and you will promote these opportunities through the appropriate advertising methods including social media and contacts within our existing support groups. You will be responsible for the recruitment and induction of all new volunteers and will work with local businesses and communities to advertise and promote any opportunities we have available. You will maintain a database of all volunteers and will ensure our records […]

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Secondment of Local Partnership Lead for ACEs, Policing and Partners: Gwent Police

19th March 2018 Callum Jones 0

Please find attached details of a two year secondment opportunity that has arisen for an experienced local partner to join the delivery team for a new programme of work to prevent Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE’s).  Gwent Partnership Lead Role Profile Expression of Interest Form For anyone wishing to find out more information about this opportunity, our delivery lead Superintendent Mike Richards can be contacted at michael.richards@gwent.pnn.police.uk.  

Peoples Health Trust – New funding available for local groups in South East Wales

5th March 2018 Thomas Boor 0

Local groups and organisations with great ideas to make their communities an even better place to live are now invited to apply for funding to turn their ideas into reality. People’s Health Trust has just launched Active Communities in Cardiff, Caerphilly, Newport, Torfaen, Monmouthshire, Blaenau Gwent, Merthyr Tydfil, Vale of Glamorgan, and Rhondda Cynon Taf – a funding programme for local people wanting to create fairer places to grow, live, work and age. Using money raised by HealthControl through The Health Lottery, People’s Health Trust is looking to invest in projects that support people living in the most disadvantaged neighbourhoods or communities in Cardiff, Caerphilly, Newport, Torfaen, Monmouthshire, Blaenau Gwent, Merthyr Tydfil, Vale of Glamorgan, and Rhondda Cynon Taf. Active Communities is a funding programme […]

BBC Children in Need are going to be running a funding surgery in Torfaen.

15th February 2018 Thomas Boor 0

BBC Children in Need to run funding surgery in Torfaen Organisations working with disadvantaged children and young people can attend local upcoming event to find out more about applying for BBC Children in Need funding Organisations working with disadvantaged children and young people across Torfaen are invited to attend a funding surgery to discuss a project proposal and obtain advice on its eligibility for funding at the Community Room, Torfaen Voluntary Alliance Office, Pontypool, NP4 6JS at 10.00am – 4.00pm on Tuesday 13th March 2018 organised by BBC Children in Need in collaboration with Torfaen Voluntary Alliance. Those interested in applying for an appointment should contact Anne Evans on anne@tvawales.org.uk or 01495 742452. BBC Children in Need supports projects that work with disadvantaged children and […]

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Women’s Suffrage Centenary Grant Scheme – ‘Celebrating Women in Wales’

7th February 2018 Callum Jones 0

Women’s Suffrage Centenary Grant Scheme – ‘Celebrating Women in Wales’ Under the Women’s Suffrage Centenary Grant Scheme, we will provide grants of between £500 and £20,000 to third sector organisations, community organisations and community groups, for projects and/or events which will mark the 100th anniversary.  For details about the grant scheme, please visit: http://gov.wales/topics/people-and-communities/equality-diversity/centenary-grant-scheme/?lang=en

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Care Careers Event at Coleg Gwent Pontypool Campus

1st February 2018 Callum Jones 0

Coleg Gwent would like to invite you to a Care Careers Event at Coleg Gwent Pontypool Campus on Monday 5th February,  10.30am – 3.00pm. If you are interested in working in the health sector, this partnership between Coleg Gwent, Aneurin Bevan Health Board and My Care My Home will offer students and the local community the chance to meet with care employers. You will be able find out about current vacancies, paid placements, as well as courses relating to health sector careers, including Physiotherapy, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Social and support work, Healthcare assistant roles and Medicine. Exhibitors at the Pontypool Care Careers event will include: Coleg Gwent Aneurin Bevan Health Board My Care My Home Q Care Allied Healthcare New Directions – Social Care team Cardiff University University of Worcester Job Centre Plus Bron Afon University of the West of England (UWE) […]