Make A Difference Week is back! 50 students involved with local organisations

Make A Difference Week is back! OCVA is co-ordinating Make a Difference (MAD) week for 50 students from Bartholomew School who will be spending next week  (9-13th July) volunteering for 13 organisations across Oxfordshire. Keep an eye on our Facebook for updates of the students’ activities! Watch last year’s MAD Week video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DRxxSzY89BM&t=2s Register interest … Continue reading Make A Difference Week is back! 50 students involved with local organisations

Universify Education – coaching opportunity for students/graduates to work with schools

Universify Education We would like to recruit 20 more student or recent graduates (from any university) to support our summer programme and ongoing coaching. Do something meaningful this summer! Opportunity for Students and Recent Graduates from *any* university to be coach for an Oxford based charity working with state school GCSE students to raise attainment … Continue reading Universify Education – coaching opportunity for students/graduates to work with schools

Oxfordshire MIND – trustee vacancy

Trustee at Oxfordshire MIND Voluntary role  Time commitment:  Board Meeting Bi monthly, sub committees quarterly Permanent We’re Oxfordshire Mind, the mental health charity.  We’re here to make sure anyone with a mental health problem has somewhere to turn for advice and support.  We provide a range of support services across Oxfordshire from an information line … Continue reading Oxfordshire MIND – trustee vacancy

Restore – Volunteer Recruitment Evening

Restore is an Oxfordshire mental health charity. We support people to take control of their recovery, develop skills and lead meaningful lives. We provide recovery groups and employment coaching to make this possible. We are looking for volunteers to help in a variety of roles. We are holding a Volunteer Recruitment Evening on Thursday 26th … Continue reading Restore – Volunteer Recruitment Evening

Muscular Dystrophy – Town & Gown race – volunteers wanted

Muscular Dystrophy on Sunday 13th May, the Oxford Town and Gown 10k, a closed road and scenic 10k run through the City Centre that finishes in the University Parks. Each year we rely on our fantastic local volunteers to ensure the Oxford Town and Gown 10k takes place. Volunteers helping out on the day are not … Continue reading Muscular Dystrophy – Town & Gown race – volunteers wanted

YoungDementia UK – Help us find our next Chair of Trustees…

After leading the charity for four years, and overseeing many achievements,  Andrea Shepherd will be stepping down as YoungDementia UK's Chair at this year’s AGM in July 2018.  This presents an exciting opportunity to join the charity at a pivotal moment of national development and growth.  The Chair of Trustees will provide strategic leadership to the Board … Continue reading YoungDementia UK – Help us find our next Chair of Trustees…

Healthwatch Oxfordshire seeks new Board members

    Healthwatch Oxfordshire is seeking additional trustees to lead the organisation through the next phase of its development. The role of a trustee requires people with a strong commitment to improving local health and social care services and the skills and experience needed to direct and oversee the setting and implementation of the organisation’s … Continue reading Healthwatch Oxfordshire seeks new Board members