News

DCA DID YOU KNOW - VOLUNTEERING

15th May 2019

Did you know that volunteering is 'Time Well Spent? Read more...

CONGRATULATIONS TO PIONEERING CARE PARTNERSHIP (PCP) ON ACHIEVING THE COUNTY DURHAM VOLUNTEER KITE MARK

14th May 2019

Congratulations to Pioneering Care Partnership (PCP) who have recently achieved the County Durham Volunteer Kite Mark. Read more...

VOLUNTEER'S WEEK - VOLUNTEER RECRUITMENT FAIR 7TH JUNE

14th May 2019

Volunteers’ Week is an annual celebration of the fantastic contribution millions of volunteers make across the UK and it’s taking place from the 1st -7th June 2019. To celebrate Volunteers' Week we are running a Volunteer Recruitment Fair Friday 7st June 9am - 3pm, Durham Market Place Read more...

DEVELOPMENT OF NATIONAL SAFEGUARDING RESOURCES FOR THE THIRD SECTOR

9th May 2019

The National Lottery Community Fund has awarded funding to the Safer Social Sector Partnership (SSP) to fund the creation of a comprehensive suite of free safeguarding tools and advice for the voluntary sector. Read more...

VONNE GROWTH AND RESILIENCE HEAR FROM A PEER EVENTS

9th May 2019

VONNE are running three events in Middlesbrough, Sunderland and Newcastle to enable and encourage peer sharing around social investment experiences, good and bad, as a way of introducing other organisations to social investment and hearing first hand other organisations' experiences.  Read more...

DURHAM AND DISTRICT WOMEN'S CANCER SUPPORT GROUP MAY 2019 NEWS BULLETIN

7th May 2019

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

CHARITY COMMISSION ALERT ON CYBER CRIME

7th May 2019

The Charity Commission have issued an alert for charities on cyber crime and how to report it to them.  Read more...

THE CORNFORTH PARTNERSHIP NEEDS VOLUNTEERS FOR AN EVENT

16th Apr 2019

The Cornforth Partnership needs volunteers for an event to be held Thursday 2nd May 12.00 noon to 2.00 pm. Read more...

DCA DID YOU KNOW - MANAGING RISK

11th Apr 2019

Did you know that the Charity Commission recommends that all charities should make a risk management statement in their trustees’ annual report? Read more...

CONGRATULATIONS TO INVESTING IN CHILDREN ON ACHIEVING THE COUNTY DURHAM VOLUNTEERING KITE MARK

10th Apr 2019

Investing in Children, a children’s human rights organisation based in Durham working in partnership with children and young people to exercise their rights and participate in decision that affect them, has recently been awarded the County Durham Volunteering Kite Mark. Read more...

POSITIVE CHOICES SESSIONS FOR WOMEN

9th Apr 2019

Are you a woman who is ready to build her confidence and self-esteem and take control of her own future? This free course will start you off on the right track! Read more...

NHS 10 YEAR PLAN - IT'S TIME TO SHARE YOUR VIEWS

9th Apr 2019

Healthwatch County Durham are working on a national project, coordinated by Healthwatch England, to gather people's views on the NHS England 10-Year Plan.  Read more...

SHOTLEY BRIDGE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL SERVICES - PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT

27th Mar 2019

NHS North Durham Clinical Commissioning Group is undertaking an eight week period of public engagement from 27 March – 22 May 2019.  Read more...

FAREWELL TO LIZ!

21st Mar 2019

As Dr Liz Charles, our Project Manager for Food prepares for (semi!) retirement, we would like to pay tribute to her time at Durham Community Action - we will miss you Liz! Read more...

THE WOODPILE WORKSHOPS - QUILTING AND JOINERY

20th Mar 2019

The Woodpile in Durham are running some quilting and joinery workshops at their premises in Durham: Read more...

PUMPKIN AND SUNFLOWER GROWING 2019 COMPETITION

20th Mar 2019

Durham County Council’s Waste Strategy Team are holding a pumpkin and sunflower growing challenge. Read more...

CONGRATULATIONS TO FISHBURN YOUTH AND COMMUNITY CENTRE ON £85,000 GRANT SUCCESS

20th Mar 2019

One of the community groups that Durham Community Action has supported with funding advice is celebrating after being awarded £85,000 from the National Lottery Community Fund - securing staff salaries for three years and helping fund new projects and cover operational costs. Read more...

DCA DID YOU KNOW - FUNDRAISING

19th Mar 2019

Did you know large numbers of trust funding and grant applications are unsuccessful because the sender does not read the criteria correctly? Read more...

DURHAM COMMUNITY ACTION SIGNS PLEDGE TO TACKLE SINGLE USE PLASTICS

19th Mar 2019

The region’s largest council and a number of its partners, including Durham Community Action, have signed a collective new pledge as part of an ongoing campaign to eradicate single use plastics. Read more...

SHOTLEY BRIDGE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL SERVICES - PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT EVENTS

19th Mar 2019

The NHS in Durham will be launching an engagement exercise to hear from local people about services that could be provided from a brand new health facility in the North West Durham area – and we want to hear your views! Read more...

Events

FREE INFORMATION AND ADVICE EVENT

3rd Jun 2019 10:00

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VOLUNTEERS FAIR

7th Jun 2019 09:00

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