Voluntary Action Barnsley Links
Combined arts with people specilizing in work with people with learning disabilties, community groups and children.
This is one of the activities funded by Big Lottery’s Advice Services Transition Fund (ASTF) that sees Barnsley Citizens Advice Bureau, Age UK Barnsley, DIAL Barnsley and Howells solicitors working together to maintain good advice provisions in the Barnsley district.
A voluntary group for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Trans people. We offering support & help on all issues/questions such as, counselling 'am i gay?', Hate Crime, Health, Housing. We also have social groups: walking, dinner clubs, nights out. Google us or find us of Facebook, Official Barnsley LGBT Forum
Information on local news, business services, community groups and support, council responsibilities and services, education and leisure.
Do you want to save money by sharing the cost of travel whilst doing your bit to reduce congestion and pollution? Car sharing could be the answer.
Sign up for this free service to find drivers and passengers to share your journey with.
Counselling Directory is a free, confidential service that will hopefully encourage those in distress to seek help. The website also contains a number of sections on emotional disorders (types of distress section) and provides some useful statistics. Every counsellor on the site who has submitted their profile has either sent a copy of their qualifications and insurance cover to us, or is registered with a professional body online with recognised codes of ethics and practice, this way we can be assured of their professionalism.
Doncaster CVS is a local infrastructure organisation; we work to ensure that local voluntary and community sector (VCS) groups and organisations get the support they need.
EPIP was established to deliver a bottom up, community led approach to rural development. Areas covered include Penistone & District, North Sheffield and Denby Dale & Kirkburton. See website for map.
Girlguiding is the leading charity for girls and young women in the UK. Thanks to the dedication and support of 100,000 amazing volunteers, they are active in every part of the UK, giving girls and young women a space where they can be themselves, have fun, build brilliant friendships, gain valuable life skills and make a positive difference to their lives and their communities.
Inspire2Aspire is a consultancy specialising in working with charities and social enterprises to help them with feasibilities, strategy development including income and funding, business planning and evaluation. We also help organisations develop partnerships.
KnowHow NonProfit is the place for nonprofit people to learn and share what they have learnt with others.
Whether you work in a large charity, are setting up your own social enterprise or are helping out your local community group, this site is for you. Whatever your organisation or role within it, if you want information, to update your skills or to talk to others in similar situations, you've come to the right place.
Life Coach Directory was set-up in order to raise awareness of coaching and to enable visitors to find the most suitable qualified coach for their needs. Coaching is the process of guiding a person from where they are to where they want to be, and can address a range of areas from career advice to family coaching.
NCVO is a lobbying organisation and represents the views of its members, and the wider voluntary sector to government, the European Union and other bodies. We are also at the leading edge of research into, and analysis of, the voluntary sector.
do-it.org.uk is the only national database of volunteering opportunities in the UK.
NAVCA (National Association for Voluntary and Community Action) is the national voice of local third sector infrastructure in England. Our members work with 164,000 local third sector groups and organisations that provide community services, regenerate neighbourhoods, promote volunteering and tackle discrimination in partnership with local public bodies
One Barnsley is our Local Strategic Partnership (LSP). An LSP is a single non-statutory, multi-agency body, which matches local authority boundaries, and aims to bring together at a local level the different parts of the public, private, community and voluntary sectors.
LSPs are key to tackling deep seated, multi-faceted problems, requiring a range of responses from different bodies. Local partners working through a LSP will be expected to take many of the major decisions about priorities for their local area.
Are you organising half term holiday activities for young people aged 8 to 18 within the Barnsley Borough?
Did you know there is a website which will list your activity/event for free?
If so we would like to include you on our website.
The South Yorkshire Community Foundation is a charity and grant maker created by and for the people of Barnsley, Doncaster, Rotherham and Sheffield.
'Enhancing people's lives in South Yorkshire by increasing and improving opportunities in sport and active recreation'
There are many ways to get involved in sport within the South Yorkshire area. Whether it be in a coaching role, an officiating role, support with statistical match analysis, website design, club or event organisation these pages will highlight the different opportunities available to you.
Alternatively, you may be a club or organisation looking for additional support through volunteers, who will be able to help out with your junior section, with coaching, at events or with administration.
The Therapy Directory promotes the benefits of complementary therapy and aims to give visitors all the information they need to help them make an informed decision about whether therapy would be right for them. The website has an FAQ's section, a number of useful articles written by our members and the facility to search for a practitioner in your area.
To ensure the professionalism of the website, all listed therapists have provided their qualifications and insurance cover or proof of membership with a professional body.
Voluntary Action Rotherham is the lead body for supporting, developing and promoting the voluntary and community sector in the Rotherham borough. Its core activities and associated projects are a keystone for local community engagement and development.
VAS provides a wide range of services, including specialist support, advice and training to over 900 voluntary and community organisations in Sheffield each year and we promote and support volunteering in the city.
Let me tell you a little about voluntaryskills.com:
This website, managed by a dedicated team within PNE Development, is the leading website for third sector skills and training in the North of England. It features the biggest online training database of voluntary and community sector courses in the region, plus news & events, case studies , job profiles, vacancies and other resources. PNE Development is a part of PNE Group, a not-for-profit organisation based in Newcastle upon Tyne.
Volunteering England's Volunteer Management Portal acts as a gateway to the world of volunteer management with links to over a thousand resources and information on support, training and development opportunities for people managing volunteers.
Volunteering England works to support and increase the quality, quantity, impact and accessibility of volunteering throughout England.
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