News

Welcome to GVS news!  This is an opportunity for you to share information about your services, the local community, volunteers and community groups. 

Please send us your news and we can put this on our website and in our e-bulletins.  The opinions expressed in this news section are not necessarily those of GVS.

Articles tagged : 'WCVA,Funding - Health,Training'

Stress Control online

Stress is a normal reaction to the rapidly changing and uncertain times we are all living in at the moment. If you are feeling a bit more stressed than usual and would like to learn some great ways, free-of-charge, to deal with common problems like anxiety, depression, panicky feelings, poor sleep and poor wellbeing then come along to our classes. ‘Stress Control’ is a six-session cognitive-behavioural therapy class used extensively in community-settings by the NHS (UK) and HSE (Ireland) and across the world.

Read more

Tags

COVID 19 – Small Grants Scheme for Vale of Glamorgan Groups

The Vale of Glamorgan Council has made £2000 available for a small grants scheme to help voluntary groups in the Vale of Glamorgan who are actively working in response to the COVID 19 outbreak. The scheme is being administered by Glamorgan Voluntary Services (GVS). Small grants are available up to a maximum of £50 for new groups that are not constituted and up to £100 for constituted groups. The grant can be used to purchase equipment for your group, to go towards printing leaflets and flyers or for any activity relating to benefit or support your community during this crisis.

Read more

Tags

Improve your skills through GVS’ support

Being a Trustee - The Essentials; How to organise and run your AGM (Annual General Meeting); An Introduction to Data Protection (including GDPR); Get Ready to Tender; Taking Minutes; Recruiting, Selecting and Managing Volunteers; Supervision and Appraisal of staff - an introduction; Introduction to Sustainable Funding; Get Fit for Fundraising; Get Ready for Grant Funding; Social media for beginners training session; How to use Twitter workshop; Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) 1 day course

Read more

Tags

How to use Twitter Workshop

This workshop will give you an invaluable step by step beginner level introduction to the key features of using Twitter. The session will equip you with the skills and knowledge to confidently use Twitter for your group or organisation.

Read more

Tags