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    Newark and Sherwood CVS has been supporting the local communities of Newark and Sherwood for over 30 years.Now, we are looking for your support for Door2Door, our highly regarded and trusted voluntary transport service that connects you with social activities, friends and family. Our volunteer drivers; who pick you up from your door and bring […]

    18 November 2021

    Save the date!

    Diabetes Awareness and Prevention virtual event: 4 March 2021Have you eaten more during lockdown? Have you drunk more alcohol? Are you worried about your risk of diabetes?  If the answer is ‘ YES’ then put 4 March 2021 2-4pm in your diary to attend  Awareness and Prevention of Diabetes, organised by the CVS Alliance. Someone is […]

    9 February 2021

    Notice of Newark & Sherwood CVS Annual General Meeting – 20 January 2021

    Newark & Sherwood CVS invite you to attend our Annual General Meeting, which will be held virtually on: Wednesday 20th January, 2021 at 1-2pm To view or download the agenda, follow the link below: We hope that you will be able to join us and we look forward to seeing you. If you wish to […]

    16 December 2020

    Click and Connect

    As the effects of the pandemic continue to hit communities across the county, and with new restrictions now in force, reliance on technology and digital communication has never been more evident. Accessing information and services via a variety of digital platforms, has become the new ‘norm’. Sadly though, this is not the case for everyone. […]

    23 November 2020

    Phoenix Rising

    At the beginning of July, Newark and Sherwood CVS, received funding through the National Lottery’s Community Fund, to deliver an exciting new project across the Newark and Sherwood area. The ‘Phoenix’ project, will build on the organisation’s recent work in response to the Coronavirus outbreak, providing support to vulnerable individuals, community groups and over 100 […]

    11 August 2020

    Volunteers Week 2020

    Volunteers’ Week takes place 1 – 7 June, every year. Established in 1984, and now in its 36th year, it recognises the contribution of over 20 million people who volunteer in their communities across the UK as well as raising awareness about the benefits becoming a volunteer and the diverse volunteering roles that are available. […]

    31 May 2020

    Some good news, more funding for charities

    Statement about the Coronavirus Community Support Fund from The National Lottery Community Fund We’re delighted to confirm that the Government’s new Coronavirus Community Support Fund will open for applications at 10am on Friday 22nd May. I’m very pleased to finally see more of the funding announced in early April start to become available. Small and medium-size charities will be able to apply […]

    21 May 2020

    Be aware of Coronavirus scams on your doorstep, on your phone or on the internet

    see the advice sheet from Nottingham County Council’s Trading Standards team HERE.

    17 April 2020

    Are people still allowed to volunteer?

    The announcement from the government on 23 March 2020 made it clear. The single most important action we can all take is to stay at home. If people are volunteering from home, great – carry on. However, if volunteering means people need to leave the house, this should be done following government advice. This includes […]

    1 April 2020

    Statement from the Chief Executive Officer of Newark and Sherwood CVS

    Statement from the Chief Executive Officer of Newark and Sherwood CVS   As communities around the world struggle to deal with Coronavirus (COVID-19) Newark and Sherwood CVS want to let you know what we are doing to keep people safe and healthy. Our number one priority is the safety of our community: clients, volunteers, colleagues, […]

    19 March 2020