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Could you help to get Suffolk volunteering?

We are looking for two people who are passionate about volunteering, to have a direct impact on the direction of the Suffolk Volunteering Strategy. We know that volunteering makes a big difference to Suffolk lives and benefits local organisations, … Read Article about Could you help to get Suffolk volunteering?

20% off room hire at the Kirkley Centre (Lowestoft) throughout August and September!

Community Action Suffolk's Kirkley Centre is a unique business and training venue in Lowestoft, Suffolk. We offer a professional, friendly and flexible space to hold your next meeting, training course, community group or conference. We … Read Article about 20% off room hire at the Kirkley Centre (Lowestoft) throughout August and September!

Funding available for communities considering building housing developments (closes 12 August 2016)

If your Neighbourhood Plan is underlining the demand for specific types of housing in your community, consider this: community groups can – and are – building homes themselves, and they are doing it all over the country with fantastic results. No … Read Article about Funding available for communities considering building housing developments (closes 12 August 2016)

Talent Match spreads the word about their work at the Lowestoft Summer Festival

Staff from Talent Match recently attended the Lowestoft Summer Festival (23 July 2016) to raise awareness of how the project can help those aged 18 to 24, who have been out of work for over 12 months. Charles Gregg, Youth Forum Lead … Read Article about Talent Match spreads the word about their work at the Lowestoft Summer Festival

For those who coordinate volunteers, we support you!

Community Action Suffolk is launching new, quarterly “Volunteer Development Forums” to support colleagues in Suffolk who coordinate volunteers for their organisation or business. CAS understands that a volunteer coordinator is often the only … Read Article about For those who coordinate volunteers, we support you!

New training courses announced for Suffolk’s community organisations

Community Action Suffolk has announced details of its latest training courses aimed at voluntary and community organisations in Suffolk. CAS will run 21 different courses from September through to December 2016, covering a range of topics, with … Read Article about New training courses announced for Suffolk’s community organisations

Community Action Suffolk searching for the county’s most inspiring volunteers and communities

Nominations are now open for the Community Action Suffolk Awards 2016, which recognise the volunteers, communities and young people making an impact on the lives of people in Suffolk. Nine awards will be presented to individuals and organisations … Read Article about Community Action Suffolk searching for the county’s most inspiring volunteers and communities