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
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We offer meeting space, a conference hall, office premises in the centre of York
Making volunteering modern
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I’m about three chapters into a new book. It’s called Happy City; it’s enthralling. So far I have been really drawn to the ideas of the Mayor of Happy – remarkably working in Bogota, in Columbia, South America. His approach is simple. "What are our needs...
My role at the Priory Street Centre is customer service assistant. I set up any of our six conference rooms for events and meetings and configure the rooms in specific ways if that’s what customers have asked for. I also make sure that any IT equipment that’s been...
Jasmine Howard Ways to Wellbeing Coordinator Social prescribing: from rhetoric to reality I’m Jasmine Howard, Ways To Wellbeing Coordinator at York CVS. Recently, I was lucky enough to attend the above conference at the renowned Kings Fund. Social prescribing is a...