NHS Youth Forum seeks young people to help shape healthcare services

For the last 5 years, The NHS Youth Forum has successfully brought together a diverse range of young people with different skills and experiences, to work in collaboration with NHS England to embed the voices of young people in policy making and service design. We’re looking for a diverse range of young people from across … Continue reading NHS Youth Forum seeks young people to help shape healthcare services

Trustees week, November 2019 – OCVA open afternoon

Trustees Week is an annual event to showcase the great work that trustees do and highlight opportunities for people from all walks of life to get involved and make a difference. Trustees are the people in charge of a charity. They help to make the UK the sixth most giving country in the world. They play a … Continue reading Trustees week, November 2019 – OCVA open afternoon

Are you looking for volunteers to help with any Christmas activities/events?

Are you looking for a volunteer Father Christmas or people to serve lunch on Christmas Day? Do you need people to help with Christmas events? Are you looking for something to volunteer for at Christmas? OCVA is compiling a list of all the volunteering roles running throughout December to share with people in Oxford who … Continue reading Are you looking for volunteers to help with any Christmas activities/events?

Oxford Hub Young Trustees Programme – could your organisation offer a placement?

Oxford Hub are looking for placements for their “ Young Trustees Programme”. Most of the young people are based in Oxford, but some of them are in Bicester / Didcot / Abingdon, so they may be able to do placements beyond the City if there are interested charities. For full details please see: https://www.oxfordhub.org/youngtrustees-partner You … Continue reading Oxford Hub Young Trustees Programme – could your organisation offer a placement?

Healthwatch Oxfordshire is looking for a representative for the Oxfordshire Children’s Trust Board

Healthwatch Oxfordshire is looking for a volunteer to act as a representative on the Oxfordshire Children’s Trust Board. The ideal candidate will have children aged 0-18, and be passionate that all children in Oxfordshire should have every opportunity for a better life. Experience of attending committee-style meetings, or a willingness to learn, would be an … Continue reading Healthwatch Oxfordshire is looking for a representative for the Oxfordshire Children’s Trust Board

Still to apply to South Oxfordshire District Council’s volunteering grant scheme? Don’t miss out – closing soon

Brilliant news -  over 130 volunteers have been able to donate more time to local charities thanks to South Oxfordshire District Council’s volunteering grant. An extra 5000 hours of volunteering time. Fantastic! To date, more than £14,000 has been distributed to local sports and community groups by the council as part of its pilot volunteering … Continue reading Still to apply to South Oxfordshire District Council’s volunteering grant scheme? Don’t miss out – closing soon

Multaka-Oxford Project – networking day focussed on volunteering 24/06/19

How can museums and heritage organisations support forced migrants settling in the UK? How does this develop more inclusive working practices and programmes? How does cross-sectoral partnerships develop mutual beneficial opportunities for all stakeholders? The Multaka-Oxford project are running a networking day to bring together the heritage sector, organisations working with forced migrants, volunteers and … Continue reading Multaka-Oxford Project – networking day focussed on volunteering 24/06/19

Volunteers’ Week is next week – events in Oxfordshire

  The annual Volunteers' Week starts on 1st June and full details of what is happening across Oxfordshire can be found here as well as more information and ideas for events/campaigns on the national website for Volunteers' Week. Locally there are two Volunteering Fairs: Banbury - Volunteer Fair, Banbury Town Hall, Friday 7th June 11am … Continue reading Volunteers’ Week is next week – events in Oxfordshire

Volunteers week is coming,1-7th June – ideas and promotion of activities

Volunteers Week is coming The annual celebration of the amazing contribution that millions of people make across the UK is on 1-7 June.Now is the time to be setting up campaigns and planning your celebrations. The Volunteers’ Week website is packed with ideas, resources and volunteering stories to help you plan and promote your local … Continue reading Volunteers week is coming,1-7th June – ideas and promotion of activities

Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children Team at the County Council need independent volunteers

The Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children Team is looking for independent volunteers to support in age assessments as appropriate adults. Age assessments are undertaken during office hours and are held at Knights Court Between Towns Road Cowley Oxford. They are a legal process and guided by ADCS. They can take a maximum of 12 hours, over … Continue reading Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children Team at the County Council need independent volunteers