ON BEHALF OF ED GARRATT, CHIEF OFFICER IPSWICH AND EAST SUFFOLK CCG AND WEST SUFFOLK CCG IPSWICH AND EAST SUFFOLK CCG AND WEST SUFFOLK CCG are offering you the opportunity to apply for one off transformation funding for any initiatives you believe … Read Article about Transformation Funds Opportunity
Time is ticking on your chance to nominate a deserving person or group from Suffolk’s voluntary sector. The Community Action Suffolk Awards for 2018 launched officially late last month, and although we’ve already received a number of submissions … Read Article about HIGHLIGHT A HERO IN YOUR COMMUNITY
Is your charity or social enterprise going to be running a club or holiday project during the summer? With the long break from school almost upon us, we know many families will be thinking about childcare and activity clubs. If this is … Read Article about It’s going to be a long, hot summer…hopefully!
In association with The National Housing Federation’s Spotlight on Rural Housing Week 2018. You are invited to join us to celebrate the world of affordable and local needs housing in Suffolk on: Arrival and Registration from 10am followed by … Read Article about Please join us for a Celebration of Rural Housing in Suffolk!
Community Action Suffolk introduces Learning Lunches. Date: Thursday 12 July 12.30 – 1.30 Cost: £10 VCE £15 non-VCSE Title: Best Practice in PR Guest Speaker: Lucy Henson from Yellobelly Brand Communications Community … Read Article about Community Action Suffolk introduces Learning Lunches
Community Action Suffolk have commissioned the University of Suffolk to help them better understand what people think about the work of voluntary, community, and social enterprises (VCSE) in Suffolk. The survey takes about five minutes to complete. … Read Article about Have your say. Public Perceptions of the VCSE Sector in Suffolk: survey from CAS and University of Suffolk
Nominations are now open for the Community Action Suffolk Awards 2018 (supported by Birketts Solicitors), which recognise the volunteers, communities and young people making an impact on the lives of people in Suffolk. Eight awards will be … Read Article about Celebrate the heroes in your community for 2018
Power to Change supports people to start and grow community businesses to revive local assets, protect the services people rely on, and address local needs. Do you have a great business idea that could help tackle problems in your area or … Read Article about Power to Change
Following on from our first, highly popular and valued, VCSE Safeguarding Network meeting last October we are having our next free VCSE Safeguarding Network event meeting on 3 July 2018. Early booking is advisable as places are … Read Article about CAS VCSE Safeguarding Network ‘micro-conference’: 3 July 2018
Volunteer Week: Celebrating Young Volunteers (16-25 years) Bright future for charities in Suffolk, thanks to young volunteers Young people across Suffolk are showing a positive future for leadership of charities by becoming young shadow … Read Article about Bright future for charities in Suffolk, thanks to young volunteers
Thank you from Community Action Suffolk to all the volunteers and the VCSE in Suffolk. "Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much" Helen Keller Volunteers’ Week is a chance to say thank you for the fantastic contribution millions of … Read Article about Thank you to all volunteers!
Community Action Suffolk is delighted to share that we have been awarded a 'Dementia Friendly Communities' grant from Suffolk Community Foundation. The grant will be used to provide 15 sessions across the Suffolk County so that Good … Read Article about Dementia Action Week 21 – 27 May 2018
Date: Monday 9th July 2018 9.30AM - 12.30PM Venue: Brightspace, Ipswich Price: £35 VCSE £45 non-VCSE If you are responsible for a Village Hall or any community building this course is a must not miss opportunity. This course enables … Read Article about New course from CAS Training for community buildings and village halls
Automatic disqualification rule changes: guidance for charities This new Charity Commission guidance for charities explains the changes to the automatic disqualifications rules and how to prepare for them. From 1 August 2018 there will be … Read Article about Charity Commission Automatic disqualification rule changes
Please click on the link below to listen to a chat between Matthew Cole of Prettys Solicitors and Rachel Sloane, of BBC Radio Suffolk. Matthew and Rachel discuss GDPR and how it will impact everybody including the voluntary sector. To … Read Article about GDPR & The Voluntary Sector