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Tell OCVA about your digital needs – read our CEO’s blog and take part in our short survey

Are we already too far into 2021 to say Happy New Year? January might not have been the fresh start that we all craved, but as we enter a new year with the ongoing challenge of Covid, it is important that we still make time for fresh thinking and new perspectives. It’s easy to spend … Continue reading Tell OCVA about your digital needs – read our CEO’s blog and take part in our short survey

Runnymede Unbound – a new paid training and development scheme.

Runnymede Unbound Runnymede Unbound is a new, paid training and development scheme. It is a rare and exciting opportunity open to people of every adult age, from every background and walk of life, who are passionate about the task of change which will bring about racial justice in the UK. The Runnymede Trust is the … Continue reading Runnymede Unbound – a new paid training and development scheme.

OCVA – Mutual Aid Groups Network Meeting – 21st Jan 2021

OCVA – Mutual Aid Groups Network Meeting: 1.00pm Thursday 21st January 2021 Telecommunications & Cloud Telephony. The “new normal” is forcing us to be more an and more innovative and driving an increasing number of us to review our telecommunications systems and digital technology. For the January meeting Simon Stafford, from NFON will talk about … Continue reading OCVA – Mutual Aid Groups Network Meeting – 21st Jan 2021

JOB VACANCY: Oxfordshire Youth – Progression Coach (support worker)

Role summary: Oxfordshire Youth and Response have a bold new vision for the Young People’s Supported Accommodation in Oxfordshire, a brand new service model combining the power of youth work with safe and quality homes; where young people, aged between 18 and 24, are supported to develop healthy and positive bonds with their housemates and … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: Oxfordshire Youth – Progression Coach (support worker)

OCVA: Volunteering during lockdown – latest information

Lockdown 3.0 is in full swing and we know the volunteering world want to know more about the new guidelines from the government. We have found some useful information in regards to volunteering during this lockdown. As this is a fast changing situation, please make sure you are checking for latest guidance from  national government … Continue reading OCVA: Volunteering during lockdown – latest information

JOB VACANCY: Home-Start Southern Oxfordshire – Group Worker (p/t)

Role summary: We are looking for a Group Worker with excellent people-skills to take responsibility for planning and running our weekly groups: one for first-time parents and their babies, and one for families who are vulnerable or socially isolated, and may be affected by postnatal depression or other mental health conditions. The groups are well-established, … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: Home-Start Southern Oxfordshire – Group Worker (p/t)

Oxfordshire County Council – Budget consultation, give your views by 13/01/21

On 9 February 2021, Oxfordshire County Council will meet to agree its budget. In this consultation we are asking residents, businesses and stakeholders for their views on our budget proposals for 2021/22 and our proposed council tax increase. We want to hear people’s views on our proposals – which include a council tax rise of … Continue reading Oxfordshire County Council – Budget consultation, give your views by 13/01/21