Orinoco, last week open for a while

Orinoco, the Oxfordshire Scrapstore are going into hibernation for a while and next week will be their last week open with the last day being 31st May.  https://orinocoscrapstore.wordpress.com/ They have some closing down events this weekend. Orinoco is open both Saturday and Sunday with a Book, Fabric and Gnome sale day. Saturday 11-4, Sunday 12-3. On the … Continue reading Orinoco, last week open for a while

National Volunteers’ Week 1st-7th June – add to OCVA’s calendar of events

“National Volunteers’ Week takes place from 1-7 June, and is a chance to celebrate the voluntary sector, thank our hardworking volunteers, and encourage people to consider volunteering in new ways. This year’s theme of Volunteering for All highlights the vast range of ways to be a volunteer – from becoming a trustee for a charity … Continue reading National Volunteers’ Week 1st-7th June – add to OCVA’s calendar of events

Community Led Housing Conference – Wednesday 13 June 2018

Community First Oxfordshire is running a Community-Led Housing Conference at Chesterton Community Centre, OX26 1BJ on Wednesday 13th June from 9.45 - 2.30 pm. This event will explore the transformational potential of Community-Led Housing and the practicalities of achieving a successful project - from finance and governance to community engagement. For more information please see the … Continue reading Community Led Housing Conference – Wednesday 13 June 2018

Healthy Abingdon event, hearing from the voluntary sector in Abingdon, 26 April

Healthy Abingdon event, hearing from the voluntary sector in Abingdon, 26 April The next Healthy Abingdon event is on Thursday 26 April at the North East Abingdon community Centre at Peachcroft. The meeting starts at 5 pm with registration, refreshments and networking from 4:30 pm. This event is all about hearing what the community groups … Continue reading Healthy Abingdon event, hearing from the voluntary sector in Abingdon, 26 April

Healthwatch Oxfordshire: voluntary sector forum – Wantage on 17th May, 10am to 12pm, Wantage Methodist Church

Healthwatch Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire’s watchdog on health and social care services, is pleased to announce its next voluntary sector forum to be held in Wantage on 17th May from 10am to 12pm at the Wantage Methodist Church. This will be an opportunity for all voluntary, community and self-help groups in Wantage, Grove and the surrounding areas with … Continue reading Healthwatch Oxfordshire: voluntary sector forum – Wantage on 17th May, 10am to 12pm, Wantage Methodist Church

Abingdon Community Groups Event, 26 April, 5 to 7 pm

Healthy Abingdon exists to bring community groups together to find ways to improve health and wellbeing in the town. We do this be working with each other and by forging relationships with statutory groups, particularly the NHS. See our web site for more information: http://healthyabingdon.org.uk/ . At our first event, community groups were keen to … Continue reading Abingdon Community Groups Event, 26 April, 5 to 7 pm

Rural Oxfordshire Network: 3rd Event

Invitation: Rural Oxfordshire Network (RON) You are invited 3rd event of the Rural Oxfordshire Network (RON).  This networking forum is for those living and working in rural Oxfordshire. The event is organised by OCVA and partners including Community First Oxfordshire, the Diocese of Oxford, Volunteer Link Up and the Oxfordshire Association of Local Councils.  This event … Continue reading Rural Oxfordshire Network: 3rd Event