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Suffolk sees more than two new volunteers join every day, including local Mayor!

Volunteering in Suffolk is off to a flying start this year, with over one hundred new registrations to the Volunteer Suffolk website in the first six weeks of 2018. The Volunteer Suffolk...

Vote for Hopkins Homes’ Suffolk Charity of the Year

Hopkins Homes is holding an online vote to decide which Suffolk charities will receive a share of a £10,000 donation from the Hopkins Charitable Fund. Suffolk residents can take part...

New volunteering course launched as part of new "high quality" training programme at CAS

Community Action Suffolk has launched its latest programme of training courses, including a new, accredited course for volunteers with the National Open College Network (NOCN). Volunteers can gain a nationally recognised qualification for...

Invitation: Market Engagement Forums - Suffolk County Council Future Home Care Services Market Engagement

[posted on behalf of Suffolk County Council] Invitation: Market Engagement Forums – Suffolk County Council Future Home Care Services Market Engagement As you may be aware, Suffolk County Council are...

CAS volunteering team evolving to meet the needs of the voluntary sector

Many local organisations are increasingly relying on volunteers to offer their services to Suffolk communities. Community Action Suffolk recognises this and is responding by evolving its volunteering team to meet...

Suffolk’s voluntary sector looks to an even stronger future

Suffolk’s voluntary sector came together yesterday (7 February 2018) to consider how local charities and organisations can become stronger, for the benefit of the county and its residents. Over 100...

House of Lords peer among newly appointed trustees of Community Action Suffolk

Community Action Suffolk (CAS) is delighted to announce the appointment of four new trustees to its Board. The addition of Chris Betson, Ben Matthews, Brian Parrott and The Baroness Scott...

Today is Safer Internet Day! (6 February 2018)

Safer Internet Day 2018 will be celebrated globally today, Tuesday 6 February 2018, with the slogan “Create, Connect and Share Respect: A better internet starts with you”. Join more than a thousand organisations across...

Meet our Suffolk ProHelp providers: EDRM (architecture design)

Suffolk ProHelp is a countywide network of businesses which provides professional and strategic support free of charge to voluntary organisations. The guiding principle of Suffolk ProHelp is that members approach this work in...

Staff blog: Suffolk Good Neighbour Schemes update - Our unsung heroes

I’m now two months in post as CAS Good Neighbour Scheme Development Officer! I have really enjoyed meeting my colleagues at CAS and also travelling across Suffolk meeting the Good...