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Community Action Suffolk given Sport England funding to help local volunteers make a real difference in their community

Community Action Suffolk (CAS) has been given £131,620 National Lottery funding from Sport England to help local volunteers make a positive contribution to their community using sport and activity. Sport England’s ‘Opportunity Fund’ aims to … Read Article about Community Action Suffolk given Sport England funding to help local volunteers make a real difference in their community

Universal Credit in east and west Suffolk for your organisation and clients

[posted on behalf of The Anglia Revenues Partnership] Universal Credit is a new, single, benefit that incorporates Jobseekers Allowance, Income Support, Employment and Support Allowance, Housing Benefit, Working Tax Credit and Child Tax Credit for … Read Article about Universal Credit in east and west Suffolk for your organisation and clients

Safer Internet Day 2018: Exploring the rhetoric, realities and rights of a ‘Safer Internet’

In partnership with Suffolk County Council; Suffolk Constabulary; the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Suffolk and Suffolk Community Foundation, the University of Suffolk is proud to announce that it will be hosting Safer Internet Day … Read Article about Safer Internet Day 2018: Exploring the rhetoric, realities and rights of a ‘Safer Internet’

Village Halls and Community Buildings conference success, further training on offer

65 representatives from a range of Suffolk's venues attended Community Action Suffolk's Village Halls and Community Buildings conference on 2 November 2017 at the Blackbourne Centre, Elmswell. It was the perfect opportunity to … Read Article about Village Halls and Community Buildings conference success, further training on offer

National Pro Bono Week: How a local law firm has supported voluntary organisations

National Pro Bono Week (6 November 2017) is a nationwide campaign to amplify the range and impact of voluntary free legal advice that legal professionals provide ‘pro bono’ – for the public good – every year. At a local level, Suffolk ProHelp … Read Article about National Pro Bono Week: How a local law firm has supported voluntary organisations

Can you hear us? Why Suffolk’s voluntary sector is failing to be heard and what can we do about it

Community Action Suffolk has been working with a group of charities and other partners (including a PR agency) over the summer to discuss how Suffolk’s voluntary sector can have more influence, power and persuasion. We are holding an event in late … Read Article about Can you hear us? Why Suffolk’s voluntary sector is failing to be heard and what can we do about it