Do you want to find out what other community groups are doing? Do you want to have your say about the needs of your group? We are pleased to announce details of 22 networking events offered by Community Action Suffolk across Suffolk in … Read Article about From Haverhill to Lowestoft, join us at one of our 22 networking events across Suffolk in 2015
A report has now been published, following the Suffolk Transformation Conference, held on 24th October 2014. This report provides an overview of the Suffolk Transformation Conference held on Friday 24th October 2014, organised by Suffolk Congress … Read Article about Suffolk Transformation Conference report published
(Understanding Youth Work Principles and Practice level 2 (QCF)) This interactive, practical course draws on real life scenarios to build confidence and youth work practice skills. The course is run over 4 evening sessions and includes a peer … Read Article about Introduction to Youth Work (NOCN level 2) course now booking for March
The old saying ‘No man is an island’ is true and women and children do not live in isolation either. These interactive, informative sessions will provide an opportunity to understand how a whole family approach to working is being created and … Read Article about Focus on families: ‘No man, woman or child is an island’
Defra (the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs) has today (22nd January 2015) confirmed that it will maintain its investment of £2.3m in the ACRE Network for 2015/16. Community Action Suffolk's deputy chief executive, Chris … Read Article about Defra confirms investment in the ACRE Network
Member of Youth Parliament for Bury St. Edmunds selected to attend the 750th anniversary of Simon de Montfort’s Parliament. Toby Jeffery, MYP for Bury St. Edmunds, was selected as one of a small selection of young people throughout the UK to … Read Article about Young UKYP representative selected to attend 750th anniversary of Parliament
We are delighted to open nominations for the CAS Awards 2015. These are awards for those individuals and groups who deserve recognition for their work and commitment to the Voluntary and Community Sector in Suffolk. You may know someone who … Read Article about Do you know someone special? Nominate a volunteer, community group or village hall in Suffolk for a CAS Award!
(source: Big Society Funding) Big Society Funding CIC is delighted to have been commissioned to carry out a pioneering study which will shape investment in the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector (VCSE) in the years to … Read Article about Big Society commissioned for important study on ‘state of the voluntary sector’ in Norfolk and Suffolk
Today's Community Action Suffolk funding fair (13th January 2015) at the Castle Hill Community Centre in Ipswich saw over 40 VCS attendees cross paths with 15 representatives from local authorities and funding bodies, to hear updates about available … Read Article about “Fantastic” Funding Fair helps local groups identify sources of money
(source: reproduced with kind permission of EADT) The North West Ipswich Big Local Trust funds local projects, run by local people for local people. Young Tommy recently received £800 from the Trust to develop his Punch & Judy Project, and has … Read Article about That’s the way to do it! 11-year-old Tommy takes talents to new heights with his new Punch & Judy booth
EU Funding opportunities for the Voluntary Sector This training session is designed to help you understand a little more about EU Funding and potential opportunities for your organisation. It will be a ‘how to’ workshop designed to give your … Read Article about We’ll show you how to access European funds and how you can spend it
We need you to sign this urgent national petition today, as a decision on funding is due to be confirmed week commencing 19 January 2015 Suffolk stands to lose vital funding from DEFRA to support its rural services, but you can help fight against … Read Article about URGENT: Imminent risk of funding cuts to rural services in Suffolk
Do you want to find out what other community groups are doing? Do you want to have your say about the needs of your group? We are pleased to announce details of the next network event offered by Community Action Suffolk in the … Read Article about Our first networking event for 2015 in Mildenhall – now booking!