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Mid and South West Wales Community Cohesion Fund 2024-25 

Mid and South West Wales Community Cohesion Fund 2024-25 

The Mid and South West Wales Community Cohesion Team have project funding available (up to £2000) to help create cohesive communities in Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Pembrokeshire and Powys. We are specifically looking for projects that fit the following key criteria:...

Launch of Communities Count Scheme!

Launch of Communities Count Scheme!

We are excited to announce the launch of our new scheme, Communities Count! This is a unique opportunity for community groups and social enterprises active in Ceredigion to receive financial support to organise activities to improve numeracy skills within their...

Holding meetings online or by telephone

Holding meetings online or by telephone

Think carefully about which form of meeting best serves the interests of your charity. Your charity must act within the rules of its governing document. If you wish to hold a meeting remotely, or on a hybrid basis (with some participants remote and some in person),...

New workplace recycling regulations

From April 2024 the new Workplace Recycling Regulations come into force.  Subsequently, as from April 2024 the Council will be implementing changes to the trade waste service.  Please see the attached leaflet which explains how the Council’s service will be changing...

This week at CAVO – 29/1/24

29/1/24 - Chesca, Rebecca and Ann-Marie attended some systems training to update their skills and knowledge. Hosted by PAVS (Pembrokeshire Association of Voluntary Organisations) at their office in Haverfordwest and run by WCVA's Head of Systems, Rhodri Jones.31/1/24...

This Week at CAVO – 22/1/24

23/01/24 - Teleri attended The National Lottery Community Fund's Sustainable Steps Wales (Green Careers ) networing event at Aberystwyth Arts Centre.  It was a great opportunity to hear more about this new programme from the National Lottery Community Fund and to meet...

Ceredigion Trustee Network

Ceredigion Trustee Network

Ceredigion Association of Voluntary Services (CAVO) is the county voluntary council which supports voluntary community action throughout Ceredigion. We are a small team of passionate individuals, assisting organisations with a range of services, to support the...

This Week at CAVO-27/11/23

27 November 2023 Our Lampeter Winter Wellbeing event, welcoming the public for advice from third sector and support groups, as well as talking to groups about their projects, networks and plans for the future!29 November 2023 CAVO staff welcomed some of our members to...

National Lottery Awards for All is changing

National Lottery Awards for All is changing

As an organisation that supports community groups and charities, we wanted to let you know about the changes so that you can continue to provide advice and support to organisations in your area.   Organisations can now:   ...

This week at CAVO-9/11/23

9th November 2023 Callum Jones (Supportive Communities Officer) attended a consultation with the Ceredigion Local Nature Partnership about what’s great for Nature in Ceredigion and what are the big issues we’re facing.9th November 2023 Teleri (our Skills and Support...

Winter Wellbeing Events!

Advice and support organisations from across Ceredigion are coming together near you! Join us to see what is available in your area. From how to save energy and money, budgeting to healthy living. Brought to you be Ceredigion Citizens Advice, Age Cymru Dyfed, Ben Lake...

#iwill Week (20-24 November 2023)

The annual celebration of the work young people, #iwill Ambassadors, Champions, and partners are leading up and down the UK. This year marks 10 years of the #iwill Movement. #iwill week is an excellent opportunity to champion the roles young people can play in...

New funding from Localgiving and National Grid!

This winter, National Grid’s electricity distribution business has teamed up with Localgiving to deliver grants to charitable organisations tackling fuel poverty in their communities. With the increase in fuel costs and the cost of living, many families will...

CAVO’s Supportive Communities project

The ground-breaking Social Services and Wellbeing (Wales) Act, and ‘A Healthier Wales’ the Welsh Government’s 10-year plan, set out an ambition for delivering preventative, integrated health and social care in Wales. Both aim to ensure that services are designed and...

Cynnal y Cardi UK Shared Prosperity Fund 2022-2025

Supporting local communities and businesses in Ceredigion As part of their ongoing commitment to supporting economic development and businesses throughout these challenging times, Ceredigion County Council are delivering the Cynnal y Cardi Fund which is funded by the...

Get Ahead with Volunteering

Created with the sector for the sector The first cohort of the GAWV programme have recently completed a 9 week programme with the Open University (OU) in Wales. The programme was developed in partnership with CAVO, C3SC, SvSC and WCVA in order to produce...

Charity regulator’s new digital service goes live

Charity regulator’s new digital service goes live

The Charity Commission’s new My Charity Commission Account service will go live on 31st July, the regulator has confirmed. The new service, which most charities have now been invited to sign up for, will be available at the end of this month. The regulator has...