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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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.

Training Events

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

News

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

  • Volunteering and Easing Out of Lockdown

    A new, key resource to help organisations think ahead as lockdown restrictions are gradually eased and consider how and what is needed for volunteering to resume has been published by TSSW (Third Sector Support Wales). Read more

  • COVID-19 BAME Support Grant for Wales

    Bawso are overseeing and delivering funds through a new grants programme on behalf of Comic Relief and the National Emergencies Trust for BAME community organisations in Wales that have been impacted by COVID-19 and are supporting beneficiaries affected by the pandemic. Read more

  • Swansea Council issues letter of thanks to Swansea’s Third Sector

    Councillor Rob Stewart, Leader of Swansea Council, and Phil Roberts, Chief Executive; have asked SCVS to pass on a letter of thanks to the sector for the outstanding commitment groups have shown, and continue to show, during the Coronavirus pandemic. Read more

Local third sector events

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