A message from the Suffolk Local Safeguarding Children Board: "As a Local Safeguarding Children Board partner agency, Community Action Suffolk actively works to provide support, guidance and resources to safeguard children in Suffolk. The … Read Article about Stop Look Listen: Our commitment to safeguarding children in Suffolk
Young people now have access to many networks and have ‘friends’ across the world many of whom their parents will never meet or know about as they are friends ‘online’. Most of these friendships and relationships are really positive and healthy … Read Article about Stop Look Listen: How to keep your child safe while they are using Facebook and social networks
Cyber bullying is bullying that uses technology like mobile phones or the internet. What should I do if my child is being cyber bullied? If you suspect your child is being cyber bullied, don't ignore it. Consider the following approaches: Make … Read Article about Stop Look Listen: What should I do if my child is being cyber bullied?
With the Sochi Winter Olympics coming to an impressive close and the Winter Paralympics, Glasgow 2014 and the FIFA World Cup on their way, it's guaranteed to be another great year for sport and culture. With this in mind, there couldn’t be a … Read Article about Suffolk event organisers: Could our team of 350+ event volunteers help you?
Certificates were presented last week to students on a West Suffolk College Pathways to Employment programme in Haverhill who had successfully undertaken First Aid training. The qualification was delivered at the MENTA Business Centre in Haverhill … Read Article about Haverhill students increase their skills range
Community Action Suffolk is delighted to announce that its community car scheme is growing, with a new partnership initiative involving Framlingham and Woodbridge. It offers those with no access to transport, the opportunity to get out and … Read Article about Partnership work improves community transport for Woodbridge and Framlingham
Community Action Suffolk is delighted to have made a pledge to the Stop, Look and Listen campaign, to raise awareness of safeguarding children and young people. The National Council for Voluntary Youth Services (NCVYS) is calling on all children … Read Article about CAS makes pledge and supports the Stop, Look and Listen campaign
Community Action Suffolk is creating a number of new networks, to enable Suffolk’s voluntary and community groups to come together both virtually and face to face. These networks are based on specialist areas of work, as well as different … Read Article about Growing and strengthening Suffolk’s communities
Sarah Howard, Chairman of ONE Haverhill Board and Elaine Hewes, Volunteering Field Officer for Community Action Suffolk launch the new volunteers scheme. Recruitment for a new scheme to improve Haverhill's streets was launched on 13th February … Read Article about Could you be the eyes and ears for Haverhill?
On Monday 3rd February, Lavenham Village Hall was packed with 105 representatives from more than 60 towns and parishes from all over Suffolk to discuss Neighbourhood Planning. The event was co-ordinated by Community Action Suffolk with partners from … Read Article about CAS co-ordinates pioneering event for Suffolk parishes
The application process opens today (10th February 2014) to become a Member of Youth Parliament for Suffolk, with applications closing on 2nd March 2014. Run by young people, the UK Youth Parliament (UKYP) provides unique opportunities for 11-18 … Read Article about Do you know young people in Suffolk who want to make a difference?
Action with Communities in Rural England (ACRE) is currently undertaking its Village Halls survey for 2013-14 and is looking to gather information on village halls in order to raise the profile of community buildings and their … Read Article about CAS supporting the ACRE Village Halls survey 2013-14