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
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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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My role at Community Catalysts is to work in partnership with local people to try and reduce loneliness in York. I do this by supporting and promoting community enterprises that bring people together, so I’m delighted to hear that Comoodle is coming to York. My aim is...
My first month at York CVS I’ve been in post as Chief Executive of York CVS for four weeks now. I think it’s safe to say I’ve hit the ground running, having already met all the staff individually over trips up North throughout September and October. It has been great...
Invisible York aims to support homeless people living in the city to become walking tour guides. This initiative is based on similar projects operating in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Manchester, where homeless people are already providing this service. To support this,...