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Swansea Council for Voluntary Service is the umbrella organisation for voluntary activity throughout the City & County of Swansea, supporting, developing and representing voluntary organisations, volunteers and communities in the County. We work to support and develop the Third Sector by providing a wide range of information, advice and support services and by representing the views of the sector to government and policy makers... (more)

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These programmes are part financed by the European Social Fund through the Welsh Government.

Some of the ways that we can help...

  • Forums

    Our local forums give third sector organisations the chance to network, share their views and keep on top of the latest developments in their field...

  • Information

    SCVS provide regular updates for the local sector through our quarterly members magazine, a monthly e-bulletin and specialist briefings...

  • Events

    Events & training specifically for the third sector in Swansea…

  • Volunteer

    Our volunteer centre offers advice and guidance on 100’s of local opportunities however much time you have, and whatever your interest...

  • Training

    SCVS offer high quality, affordable and third sector specific training courses from our Walter Road offices…

  • Development

    Whether you need support to update your policies, or advice on funding and sustainability, our development workers will help…

  • Job Vacancies

    Looking for paid work in the Third Sector in Swansea? Browse local vacancies here...

  • Policy/Influence

    SCVS works on your behalf to represent the Sector's interests across a wide range of partnerships at local, regional and national levels...

  • What's On?

    Fayres, open days, taster sessions and more! Events which are run by local organisations and are open to the public...

Latest news

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  • Wednesday, 20 May 2015

    Volunteers' Week 2015 - Let's Get You Volunteering'!

    Celebrate Volunteers' Week at The National Waterfront Museum on Tuesday 2nd June 2015, 10am - 2pm. Read more

  • Monday, 18 May 2015

    The Active Inclusion Fund - What it is and how to apply

    The Active Inclusion fund is managed by Wales Council for Voluntary Action (WCVA) supported by funding from European Structural Funds (Priority 1 – Specific Objective 2). It aims to reduce economic inactivity in the West Wales and Valleys areas of Wales and improve the employability of disadvantaged people furthest from the labour market. Read more

  • Tuesday, 12 May 2015

    Swansea Quakers seek local organisations to get involved with the development of a demonstration garden

    They are looking for organisations and individuals who may like to get involved in the development of the green area for community use in front of their meeting house in central Swansea. Read more

  • Friday, 01 May 2015

    SCVS May 2015 Ebulletin now available to download

    The SCVS Ebulletin for May 2015 is now available to download - packed with news, events, training, jobs and more, by - and for - the Third Sector in Swansea. Read more

  • Tuesday, 14 April 2015

    Supported Lodgings Providers Needed In Your Area

    Do you have a spare room? Do you enjoy the company of young people? Do you have the time to support a young person to develop the skills to live independently? Read more

  • Wednesday, 11 March 2015

    Art Across The City 2015

    Locws International is pleased to announce five new temporary public art commissions for Art Across The City 2015, their 15th anniversary. In that time they have commissioned over 100 established and emerging local and international artists to make new work in Swansea. Read more

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