About us

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...

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Author: Adam Popeck

Volunteering

SCVS Volunteer Centre can support you to find the right volunteering opportunity. Book an advice and guidance appointment at our centre, receive telephone assistance to help you decide, or access information through the Volunteering Wales website - we can help.

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Help & Support

Looking for support from a voluntary or community organisation? Feel that you don’t have a voice? Need some guidance around volunteering or training? We can help. Whilst much of our work involves supporting voluntary and community organisations in Swansea, we also run a variety of services which help individuals.

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Support for Organisations

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.

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Author: Belinda Mustoe

Training Events

Our courses help to develop skills, knowledge and confidence in voluntary organisations, community groups and volunteers.

  • Tai Chi Movement for Wellbeing - free course

    SCVS are running a Free Tai Chi Movement for Wellbeing course for people 50+ and/or those who are living with a long term health condition. Read more

  • Tai Chi Movement for Wellbeing - free course

    SCVS are running a Free Tai Chi Movement for Wellbeing course for people 50+ and/or those who are living with a long term health condition. Read more

  • Volunteer Management

    Are you new to volunteer management or do you want to update and improve your practice? Read more

News

The latest News for the Third Sector (Voluntary and Community organisations) in Swansea.

Local third sector events

Events, training, fayres, open days, taster sessions and more! 

  • Mindful Self Compassion

    This 10-week course has been designed to cultivate the skill of self-compassion and is for anyone who has already completed an 8 week Mindfulness course. Read more

  • Careers Workshop

    Are you a woman, 18 or over, not in employment or education and facing barriers to work? This free workshop will enable you to take steps towards the right job for you! Read more

  • Free Christmas Dinner

    If you are alone on Christmas Day, elderly, single parent, emergency services on duty or just happen to find yourself alone, The Griddle in Forge Fach Community Centre are providing free Christmas dinners. Read more

  • Christmas Day Meal

    By yourself this Christmas? Come and join in for some festive fun, friendship and a lovely turkey dinner. Read more

  • Uplands Market

    The Uplands, Marina and Morriston Markets are monthly street-markets selling a huge range of Welsh produce from beautiful hand-made items to delicious fresh food. Read more

  • Morriston Market

    The Uplands, Marina and Morriston Markets are monthly street-markets selling a huge range of Welsh produce from beautiful hand-made items to delicious fresh food. Read more

Local third sector jobs

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

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