The Community Zone @ Pembrokeshire County Show
Another successful year, find out more here
Caring Communities Innovation Grant
*** next deadline 2nd September 2016 ***
Changes to Caring Communities Innovation Grant
Changes to eligibility criteria for next round deadline 2nd September 2016. Now includes funding for projects to support people with learning disabilities and capital only projects.
Click here for more information.
Your opinion matters....
Charity Commission 12 week Consultation
on its new power to issue an official warning to charities for misconduct or mismanagement.
Closing date September 23rd 2016
Click here here
What are the Brexit Implications for the sector?
Briefing from NCVO click here
WCVA Statement click here
Carwyn Jones, First Minister statement click here
National Assembly for Wales Research paper click here
Final 2016 deadline for South Hook LNG Community Fund
14th October 2016
More information here
Volunteering Accreditation for 25+
25+V is a new accreditation scheme being piloted by PAVS in Pembrokeshire which gives recognition and accreditation to people over 25 for their volunteering activities.
Click here for more details
Pembrokeshire Funding Portal **New**
The online funding portal allows groups to search
for potential funders. Access the Portal here or contact the Third Sector Support Team for guidance
Trustee Training ....new for 2016
PAVS is offering a suite of half-day training courses for voluntary group aimed at developing their capacity with a focus on governance. Click here for full programme
Making a £30 million difference to communities in Wales
The Big Lottery Fund has announced that it has more than £30 million available to support groups in Wales who want to make lives better for their communities. Find out more by visiting the Big Lottery Website www.biglotteryfund.org.uk/wales
A Co-Designed Future : The Third Sector Role in Health and Social Care in Hywel Dda. The Report written in response to a series of events and workshops is now available. It sets out Hywel Dda Health Board's committment to the 3rd Sector. To find out more, follow this link.
Budget update – following the Comprehensive Spending Review, WG has now published its draft budget. In line with its commitment to keep the third sector fully informed of developments, a second joint letter has been issued to the sector signed by WG Ministers and WCVA. Follow the links for more information:
WG budget letter (English) (Cymraeg)
Comprehensive spending review - update on budget position and implications for the third sector English Welsh
Public expenditure – Budget implications for the third sector Information from PAVS Chief Officer WAG Budget letter
Do you Tweet? You can follow Volunteering Pembrokeshire by logging into your account and using "Find People" look for volpembs.
Pembrokeshire Community Plan 2010-2025 – click here to see the Pembrokeshire Community Plan 2010-2025
Pembrokeshire Trustee Network Sign up Here...
Weekly Consultation Bulletin For a break down of Consultations issued on a week-by-week basis, look here...
Children & Young People's Participation Standards More...