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

Funding and Development

Direct support for your group or organisation.


Advertise your organisation’s volunteering opportunities and find local voluntary roles.

Need help with paying salaries?

Try our tailored payroll service.

Voluntary Voice

Voluntary Sector Forums

Our forums bring the local voluntary, community and social enterprise sector together to discuss and challenge local issues. 

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.

Musical Connections: Spreading Singing Joy

Musical Connections: Spreading Singing Joy

At the start of December, our Communications and Engagement Officer, Anna Boad had the pleasure of joining Honeysuckle Singers, a Musical Connections group, who meet at St Edward the Confessor Church on Tadcaster Road every Wednesday. Here, Anna tells us about her...

Free management consultancy and HR advice for charities

Free management consultancy and HR advice for charities

Cranfield Trust are an independent charity, providing management consultancy free of charge to any registered non-profit organisation with a primary purpose of addressing the issues of poverty, disability or social exclusion.  They achieve this through their network...

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