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
Try our tailored service, already used by over 65 sector colleagues
We offer meeting space, a conference hall, office premises in the centre of York
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Encouraging Resilience, Supporting Communities
Trained volunteers ready for any emergency
We’re working to make this happen in York CVS
Ways to Wellbeing, York’s very own version of social prescribing
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