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

Want to find out information and advice on community activities, events and more?

Click above and check out the new Live Well York website

Help With Finding Funding

Check out our list of funding opportunities

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

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


Extra Evening Park & Ride Services

Extra Evening Park & Ride Services

Feedback from the Age Friendly York Older People Survey indicated that residents wanted to see improvements in the frequency of buses in the evening. During the countdown to the festive season, there will be additional evening Park & Ride services every...

York’s first 24hr Safe Place

York’s first 24hr Safe Place

McDonalds in Blake Street joins 19 other Safe Place locations in York, providing the City’s first 24hr Safe Place. Funding was recently received from the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner in North Yorkshire to continue building the network of Safe Places in York. A...

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