News

CHANGES TO AAP SUPPORT FROM DURHAM COMMUNITY ACTION

22nd May 2018

Durham Community Action have been supporting the Area Action partnerships (AAP’s) across County Durham since their outset and will continue to do so in the future albeit in a new way of working. Read more...

VOLUNTEERS' FAIR - STALLS STILL AVAILABLE

17th May 2018

A small number of stalls are atill available if your organisation would like to attend our Volunteers' Fair on 1st June and promote any volunteer oppotunities you may have.  Read more...

GRANTS AVAILABLE - THE DERWENT VALLEY PARTNERSHIP PROJECT CALLOUT IS NOW OPEN!

15th May 2018

The Derwent Valley Partnership Board has a budget of £75,000 available, and applications are invited for projects from community & voluntary or not-for-profit organisations and groups.  Read more...

COUNTY DURHAM VOLUNTEERING CELEBRATION 2018

9th May 2018

County Durham Volunteering Celebration 2018 will celebrate the work of volunteers from across County Durham.  Read more...

BUSINESS BLAST MAY 2018

8th May 2018

CDC Enterprise Agency are running a range of events between 21st and 25th May.  Read more...

TURN2US FREE WORKSHOPS IN DURHAM

2nd May 2018

With the support of Comic Relief Turn2us are running FREE workshops in Durham to help you support people in financial hardship using their tools.  Read more...

DURHAM AND DISTRICT WOMEN'S CANCER SUPPORT GROUP MAY 2018 NEWS BULLETIN

2nd May 2018

The latest news bulletin is now available to download.  Read more...

NEW WELCOME PACK FOR CHARITY TRUSTEES

1st May 2018

A new welcome pack is available for charity trustees which focuses on the main duties of the role.  Read more...

COMMUNITY HEALTH SERVICES IN COUNTY DURHAM

1st May 2018

Local NHS health commissioners have awarded the contract to deliver community services across County Durham and Darlington for the next five years to one provider County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust.  Read more...

HAVE YOUR SAY, MAKE YOUR VOICE HEARD - THE 2018 NATIONAL RURAL CRIME SURVEY

24th Apr 2018

Local residents have a brand new opportunity to have a say about rural crime in the 2018 National Rural Crime Survey, launched today. The survey is now available at www.nationalruralcrimenetwork.net and is open until Sunday 10 June 2018. Read more...

3 TOWNS PARTNERSHIP LAUNCHES SUMMER HOLIDAY ACTIVITY GRANTS

24th Apr 2018

Funding of £8,000 from 3 Towns Partnership is available for activities for children 0-19 years during the summer holidays in 2018.   Read more...

HEALTHWATCH COUNTY DURHAM: CERVICAL SCREENING - YOUR FEEDBACK

24th Apr 2018

Earlier this year Healthwatch County Durham asked women in County Durham to share their experiences of cervical screening (smear tests) with them Read more...

SUNFLOWER AND PUMPKIN GROWING COMPETITION 2018

24th Apr 2018

County Durham Schools and community groups can get involved over the summer in growing the tallest sunflower or the largest pumpkin, for a chance to win a £100 voucher for gardening equipment for the school or group.  Read more...

COMIC RELIEF NEW GRANT PROGRAMME - TACKLING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND GIRLS

18th Apr 2018

Comic Relief have announced the launch of a £4 million grant initiative to support organisations that are working to end violence and abuse experienced by women and girls across the UK. The application phase will run from 17 April to midday, 2 July 2018. Read more...

VIRGIN MONEY LAUNCHES £1 MILLION NORTH EAST FUND

18th Apr 2018

The Virgin Money Foundation has launched its North East Fund, encouraging applications from voluntary organisations working in their local community to help disadvantaged young people to find and keep a job, and help homeless people or people at risk of homelessness to find a new home.  Read more...

NEW COUNTY DURHAM HOTEL TO CHAMPION LOCAL FOOD PRODUCERS

17th Apr 2018

Food producers from across County Durham have been selected to supply their produects to a new £15million hotel which recently opened.  Read more...

WANT A CAREER IN HEALTH OR SOCIAL CARE?

17th Apr 2018

Get a guaranteed job interview and a Level 2 qualification on this fantastic Cornforth House course.  Read more...

BIG LUNCH ORGANISING MADE EASY

12th Apr 2018

In just under two months, millions of people across the UK will be sitting down for a fabulous feast with their communities as part of the Big Lunch on Sunday 3rd June.  Read more...

CULTURE CRUSADERS VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITY

11th Apr 2018

A volunteering opportunity is available at Pelton Community Centre to help with a new after school history project for children aged 5 to 11. Read more...

VOLUNTEER INFORMATION MORNINGS AT RABY CASTLE

11th Apr 2018

If you love history and meeting new people why not consider volunteering at Raby Castle and learn more about the heritage on your doorstep? Read more...

Events

FULFILLING LIVES 9

31st May 2018 10:00

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VOLUNTEERS WEEK CELEBRATION

1st Jun 2018 09:00

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