Following last week’s publication of the DCMS Committee Inquiry Report, my thoughts turn to the Suffolk picture including that of our own charity – Community Action Suffolk (CAS).CAS exists to ensure the sector, and its volunteers, is supported, safe … Read Article about The Right to Survive?
Volunteer Suffolk bulletin is highlighting organisations and groups who are currently looking for volunteers, majority in response to Covid-19. Please bear in mind that volunteer opportunities are changing continuously. We know that many of you … Read Article about Latest Volunteer Suffolk Bulletin
In these uncertain times amid the outbreak of the Covid-19 coronavirus, we recognise that many organisations in the Voluntary Community and Social Enterprise (VCSE) sector are having to make some difficult decisions about the services they offer and … Read Article about COVID-19 Survey For VCSE Organisations
(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!
Do you need help with funding for a new community project? Suffolk Coastal District Council is pleased to announce that the second round of the Capital and Revenue Grants programme for 2015/16 is now open and is inviting organisations to … Read Article about Suffolk Coastal communities urged to apply for funding
Chief Executive Blog - Chris on Digital Skills From the government, to the classroom teacher, everyone agrees that digital skills are vital for our future. Whether you’re a child setting out on your education pathway, a university graduate … Read Article about Chief Executive February Blog
The ACRE Network needs your help with a crucial census. Carried out once every ten years the survey will provide up to date information about halls and the social and economic impact they deliver for their communities. This information is … Read Article about National Village and Community Hall Survey
Forthcoming events: Learning Lunches are a valuable opportunity to informally network with colleagues across the voluntary sector and to hear from some guest speakers who are experts in their field. These events are hosted by some special venues … Read Article about Learning Lunch – Maximising Charity Property Assets: Top tips on business leases – 27th Feb 2020
Don't forget about our fab Funding 4 Suffolk portal at https://www.idoxopen4community.co.uk/suffolk/ Working in partnership with Suffolk’s County and District and Borough Council, this portal allows you to find funds from a variety of … Read Article about Funding For Suffolk Portal
Community Action Suffolk continues to regularly attend the Suffolk Broadband and Digital Connectivity Working Group hosted by Suffolk County Council. This meeting provides us an opportunity to feedback concerns we hear from your communities but … Read Article about Better Broadband for Suffolk Update
Do you care about young people? If you want to gain the knowledge & skills to work with young people & become a youth worker Community Action Suffolk's nationally recognised NOCN 'Introduction to youth work' course starts in Ipswich in Feb. … Read Article about Community Action Suffolk’s nationally recognised NOCN ‘Introduction to youth work’ course starts in February
Thursday 19 March, at Ipswich Town Football Club We’re excited to announce our first County-Wide Fundraising Conference ‘Fundraising Suffolk 2020,’Financing, Sustainability & Resilience’. This conference will provide the perfect … Read Article about Fundraising Suffolk 2020 Conference – March 19th 2020
Chief Executive Blog - Chris and a Ten Point Plan for 2020 With a new year – and decade – under way, it seems timely to identify the key focus and intentions for Community Action Suffolk in the months ahead. I’m therefore using this month’s … Read Article about Chief Executive January Blog
Charities, voluntary groups and SMEs can now benefit from an extended range of specialist support services with a new partnership announced today between Voluntary Norfolk and Community Action Suffolk (CAS). Both organisations provide support to … Read Article about New business services benefit local communities
Village Halls Week is taking place from Monday 20th- 26th January 2020. It is a national celebration of village halls and community buildings, their volunteers and the services they offer their communities. It is a chance to showcase your … Read Article about Village Halls Week- 20th-26th January 2020