• Newcastle Funders Fair and Newcastle Fund Launch 2018

    Monday 4 June 10:00am - 1:00pm opening address at 10:30am

    Northumbria University Union Building, Domain (on the first floor)

    • Meet funders including Big Lottery, Sir James Knott Trust, Joicey Trust, Community Foundation and Greggs Foundation (many more to be confirmed shortly)
    • Find out about current priorities and get advice about how to apply
    • Network with other groups from the sector

    Book via eventbrite

  • Introduction to PQASSO and the PQASSO Quality Mark

    Monday, 25 June, 10.00am to 12.00pm
    PQASSO is the leading quality system for the voluntary sector developed by the sector, and produced and owned by NCVO. This workshop will explore how PQASSO can benefit your organisation, and tell you everything you need to know about the PQASSO Quality Mark and the assessment process. The workshop is suitable for those new to PQASSO and also those who are thinking of applying for the Quality Mark.


    • Members: AT NO DIRECT COST
    • Not for Profit Non Members: £10 + VAT
    • Statutory and Private: £20 + VAT

    Location: Newcastle CVS, Ray Dixon Room, Newcastle CVS, 3rd Floor Higham House, Higham Place,
    Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8AF
    Book your place: https://introducingpqasso25june.eventbrite.co.uk

  • HAREF Network Meeting

    Wednesday 27 June, 9:45am to 12:30pm, Breeze Creatives, Bamburgh House
    The next HAREF meeting will be on the theme of mental health, as this was the key concern for the network at the last meeting. We will have a number of speakers talking about this theme, and we will confirm the full agenda nearer the time.

    The HAREF network is an opportunity for health and care organisations to come together and look at health inequalities for BAME communities and access to services.

    You will need to book your place for this meeting and to do this This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Wellbeing and Health Open Forum

    Wednesday 6 June, 1.45pm to 4:00pm at Breeze Creatives, Bamburgh House, Newcastle
    Explore how the challenging environment that the sector is operating within impacts on your staff and volunteers’ mental health and wellbeing, with Launchpad and Gateshead Citizens Advice. HAREF outlines the issues facing Black, Asian, and ethnic minority communities, and hear about Newcastle CVS’s next report, Celebrating voluntary sector work with the diverse Black, Asian, and ethnic minority communities in Newcastle and Gateshead.

    Book your place via eventbrite

  • CHYP IN voluntary sector forum

    Save the dates for 2018

    The CHYP IN voluntary sector forum is for organisations that work with Children and Young People.

    9:45am for tea and coffee meeting from 10:00am to 12:30pm, venue to be confirmed

    • Tuesday 3 July - please not the changed date
    • Tuesday 9 October

    Newcastle CVS supports the CHYP IN (Children and Young People In Newcastle and Gateshead) voluntary sector forum for voluntary organisations working with children and young people in Newcastle and Gateshead. 

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