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Charity Quiz Night – Didcot

Charity Quiz Night When: Friday 13th October - 7.00 for 7.30 - 10.30pm Where: Didcot Conservative Club Who: Up to 8 in a team. Bar, Raffle Proceeds to MS Therapy Centre (based on Milton Park) toward the refit of he disabled toilet. Contact Sue at the Center on ms.therapy@btconnect.com for a team application form

Get Back On Yer Bike!!  Returners/healthy cycle.    Wednesday 30th August

Get Back On Yer Bike!!  Returners/healthy cycle.    Wednesday 30th August Bicester Health Centre, Coker Close, OX26 6AT - 6.20 pm Website with all details http://www.cyclinguk.org/event/ride/healthy-cycle-bicester-social-cycling Free cycle Wednesday evenings, join us! Improve fitness, Feel Better!!  all good for YOUR heart!!❤️ and health. Much enjoyed by those who've come so far. Please wear a helmet and … Continue reading Get Back On Yer Bike!!  Returners/healthy cycle.    Wednesday 30th August

Launch of Neglect Practitioner Portal

Launch of Neglect Practitioner Portal In Oxfordshire, neglect is the most common reason for children becoming subject to a child protection plan. It is a common feature in the county’s recent serious case reviews. Recognising that neglect can be difficult to quantify, work with and improve, The Oxfordshire Safeguarding Children Board has created the Neglect Practitioner … Continue reading Launch of Neglect Practitioner Portal

New countywide volunteering website gets ready to launch! 

OCVA, Volunteer Link-Up and Volunteer Connect are delighted to announce that the new countywide volunteering website is now ready for groups to upload their volunteering opportunities. The first time you visit the website to upload roles you will be asked to enter some basic details to register your organisation. The aim of the website is … Continue reading New countywide volunteering website gets ready to launch! 

Job Vacancy: Sandford Talking Shop – Community Café Manager / Food Team Lead

Role summary: The Community Cafe Manager/Food Team Lead is responsible for leading the development of our weekday community café; managing shop & café operations (together with Shop Manager on two days); building a community cooking programme and creating opportunities for community eating. Responsible to: Talking Shop Board Responsible for: Leading the development of our weekday community café; … Continue reading Job Vacancy: Sandford Talking Shop – Community Café Manager / Food Team Lead

Invitation: Sector Conference – Keeping Well, Keeping Happy 24th October 2017

You are invited to the Voluntary Sector Conference on Tuesday 24th October 2017 at Abingdon and Witney College (Abingdon Campus).  This networking and information event is for anyone involved in the voluntary sector in Oxfordshire. The event is organised by OCVA and will focus on aspects of physical and mental wellbeing. For full details and … Continue reading Invitation: Sector Conference – Keeping Well, Keeping Happy 24th October 2017

Job Vacancy: CAG Project Officer

Role summary: The CAG Project Officer supports the Community Action Groups (CAG) Project across Oxfordshire. This will focus on providing communications, publicity and administrative functions to the project which supports the activities of local communities and over 60 established Community Action Groups around waste and carbon reduction, and related climate change / environmental / social … Continue reading Job Vacancy: CAG Project Officer

Job Vacancy – OCVA Volunteer Centre Co-ordinator

Are you a person with a ‘Can do attitude’? If so this Job opportunity may be for you. Oxfordshire Community and Voluntary Action is a forward-thinking organisation with a ‘Can Do’ attitude. We are currently in a period of exciting change to ensure we continue to meet the needs of the Voluntary, Community and not-for-profit … Continue reading Job Vacancy – OCVA Volunteer Centre Co-ordinator

Free Course: Introduction to Adult Social Care

Please see below details of a free introduction to Adult Social Care course that is being held in Oxford starting on 13th September - Spaces still available. Please share this information with anyone who you think would be interested   Wednesday 13th September to Wednesday 11th October 10.00am - 12.00pm at The Union, Collins Street, Oxford   … Continue reading Free Course: Introduction to Adult Social Care