York CVS is a social action organisation

We take steps to make positive change, challenge issues and grow new ideas which strengthen communities.

What We Do

A Thriving Sector

Need help with paying salaries?

Try our tailored service, already used by over 65 sector colleagues

Looking for accommodation, somewhere to meet?

We offer meeting space, a conference hall, office premises in the centre of York

Making volunteering modern

There’s a new city wide strategy coming; watch out for People Helping People

Help With Finding Funding

Check both local and national funding opportunities with our free funding finder

Speaking Up!

Want to make a point?

Our forums pick up ideas, concerns, challenges to pass on to commissioners and decision makers.

Had a good idea about health or social care?

Talk to Healthwatch York, they work to put local people at the heart of health and social care services.

Encouraging Resilience, Supporting Communities

Ready for Anything!

Trained volunteers ready for any emergency

Want to be dementia friendly?

We’re working to make this happen in York CVS

More confidence, less loneliness ..

Ways to Wellbeing, York’s very own version of social prescribing

 

Training Sessions & Events

december

6dec10:00 am- 12:00 pmForum For Learning Difficulties

Spotlight on: Abbie, Healthwatch York Apprentice

It's always exciting when there is a new smiley face around the office here! We interviewed Abbie, the Healthwatch York Apprentice, to find out more about her role. Tell us a bit about yourself. I’m Abbie, the Healthwatch York Apprentice. I have a busy schedule at the...

Making Time for Talent by Jane Hustwit Chair York CVS

In York there are people in our sector wondering about business development, how to create and deliver strong business policies, what’s the best way to tackle staff development and all sorts of other practical issues.  And then there are others, working elsewhere, who...

The York ME Community By Bill Clayton

The text below was a recent unexpected arrival in the York CVS enquiries inbox. Written by Bill Clayton who runs the York ME Community, it is both positive and informative. We wanted to share his story with you. I love living in York, and have done since I chose it as...

Are you looking for affordable room hire in central York?

  • 6 rooms from 10-200 people
  • Ideal for conferences, meetings and training events
  • Quality catering
  • Fully accessible
  • Equipment available

These organisations are proud to be part of York CVS

Priory Street CentrePriory Street NurseryYork Dementia Action AllianceHealthwatch York

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