The next phase of high speed Fibre Broadband upgrades for households in Suffolk were announced in the middle of December and if you visit www.betterbroadbandsuffolk.com and put in your post code in the My Location checker then you will be able to see … Read Article about Better Broadband for Suffolk – Next Phase
Following the recent story of a Suffolk charity, Focus12, falling victim to email cyber fraud, charities are being encouraged to make themselves aware of increasingly sophisticated scams. Thanks to the Suffolk County Council Trading Standards … Read Article about Protect your organisation or charity against online scams and fraud
East of England Coop is delighted to have been able to present four local charities, which support volunteering across our region, with a share of £14,000 thanks to funds raised at the annual Co-operative Retail Trading Group’s (CRTG) Supplier Awards … Read Article about CAS benefits from a share of £14,000 donation to local volunteer services
If so you could help the Suffolk Local Safeguarding Children Board Exploited Children Group with some information. The group is looking to create a countywide strategy that will aim to reduce the number of children who are exploited or targeted due … Read Article about Are you a VCS organisation providing services to vulnerable and/or exploited children in Suffolk?
Local voluntary organisations and projects in the wards of Gainsborough (Ipswich), Haverhill South and Kirkley (Lowestoft) have collectively been given a £600,000 boost to help them improve the health and wellbeing of local people. Community Action … Read Article about £600,000 boost for community projects
Community Action Suffolk can help you reduce the high cost of your heating oil by bringing Suffolk communities together and buying together. Not only can we promise lower costs and reduce heavy tanker traffic through the Suffolk countryside, we also … Read Article about Community oil buying
With funding from the Big Lottery Awards For All fund to carry out a pilot programme of Social Impact Measurement (SIM) in Suffolk during 2015/16, CAS is pleased to announce that 15 voluntary & community sector organisations from across Suffolk … Read Article about 15 VCS organisations embark on social impact measurement programme
There is still time for rural community groups and projects to benefit from Community Action Suffolk’s free expert help through Village SOS (Support, Outreach & Sustainability). Village SOS is a Lottery funded project administered by ACRE … Read Article about Rural community projects can get a free boost with Village SOS!
(update 13 January 2016) Community Action Suffolk is pleased to be working in partnership with Suffolk Coasts and Heaths Areas of Natural Beauty (AONB), Wild Days and destination marketing organisation (DMO) in a joint project which is promoting … Read Article about Are you passionate about wildlife and Suffolk? This could be a job for you!
The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) in the East of England is compiling a database of equality groups and networks or charities representing people in equality groups in the region. The groups included in the database need to have the capacity to apply … Read Article about Heritage Lottery Fund wants to hear from equality groups and networks
Communicate. Collaborate. Celebrate. How we can realise the value and potential of our organisations. Friday 4 March 2016, 9:15am to 3:35pm at Kesgrave Community Centre Community Action Suffolk has a great way to boost your start to the New Year! … Read Article about “Communicate. Collaborate. Celebrate.” A conference to help transform your organisation
Community Action Suffolk is supporting the Be Ready For It campaign, which highlights the need to plan positively for the end of life. This is often seen as a difficult topic to approach with others, but the aim of the campaign is that planning … Read Article about Community Action Suffolk supports the Be Ready For It campaign
NHS Great Yarmouth and Waveney Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and Waveney District Council, in conjunction with Public Health (Suffolk County Council), are jointly hosting a programme of workshops to explore what communities could do to support … Read Article about What can communities do to support local people facing specific health and wellbeing challenges?
Community Action Suffolk is running a number networking events across Suffolk throughout January 2016, bringing local communities together. These events are free to attend and you can book your place online by clicking the relevant link … Read Article about Networking events for January 2016
Following the recent opening of the Whitehouse skatepark in Ipswich, one of its advisors, James Elms, is holding a photographic exhibition in Ipswich exploring the positive influence of parks and their users. James, creative director of "Pushers", … Read Article about New exhibition looks at the positive influence of skateparks in the local community