Consider better ways of working to reduce your impact on climate change

As part of the Renew Wales Network, Sustainable Wales in Porthcawl, is able to offer your group some free help, ideas for action, advice and further supporting contacts. Read more

We are hiring!

BAVO is currently looking for Community Navigator/.Link Workers, Funding Support Officer (Community based) and Sector Development Officer. Read more

Screening Division Primary Care Cluster update 17/18

Abertawe Bro Morgannwg Primary Care Cluster has issued their update bulletin for 2017/18. Read more

Grants available to explore opportunities and address challenges in the area of migration and integration

Paul Hamlyn Foundation's  - Shared Ground Fund supports organisations to explore opportunities and address challenges in the area of migration and integration. Read more

New £50m Wales Tourism Investment Fund provides patient capital to tourism businesses

This new fund brings together both commercial and grant funding into one combined package of financial support to provide capital investment for the sector. Read more

Strengthening the Criminal Justice Sector

The Lloyds Bank Foundation are inviting proposals as part of their £2 million investment over three years in a Criminal Justice National Programme. Read more

16 excellent digital resources for charities

Charity Digital News has collated a list of the best platforms and websites for charities to learn about digital, connect with others and find techy volunteers. Read more

Support for children and young people facing exceptionally difficult circumstances

BBC Children in Need Emergency Essentials Programme supports children and young people facing exceptionally difficult circumstances. Read more

Have you started planning for when your caring role comes to an end?

Bridgend Carers Centre is running an informal four week programme throughout 2019 at various outreach areas, where carers will be able to get practical tips, learn relaxation methods and get legal advice. Read more

Local Giving Magic Little Grants now live

Grants of up to £500 are available for groups with an income of less than £250,000. Read more

Welsh Government issued Third Sector Scheme annual report 2017 to 2018

A summary of how Welsh Government supported and worked with the third sector during the 2017 to 2018 financial year. Read more

Help us get better at what we do....

Have you or your organisation used our services at BAVO? Can you tell us how we did and whether our services are useful to you or not? Read more

Age Cymru West Glamorgan - a revitalised resource for older people in Swansea, Neath Port Talbot and Bridgend

Age Cymru Swansea Bay and Age Cymru Afan Nedd have merged to become Age Cymru West Glamorgan. Read more

Mid Glamorgan area Scouts looking for volunteer to take on a recruiting officer role

The person will be required to source adults willing to take on volunteer roles within an area covering Porthcawl to Blackwood. Read more

Read final issue of Western Bay newsletter

Take a look at the 16th (and final) Western Bay newsletter. Read more

Living with sight loss courses and phone groups

Have you or a family member been diagnosed with sight loss? Share experiences with others in similar situations and find out about services available to you. Read more

Persimmon Homes giving away over £1 million to support children in health, sport, education and the arts

Persimmon Homes has joined forces with Team GB - the British Olympic Association - to give away over £1 million to support children in health, sport, education and the arts through their brand new Building Futures competition. Read more

Up to £5,000 available to organisations run predominantly by, for and with women to shine a light on their fight for gender equality in UK

Voices From The Frontline supports women’s organisations to shine a light on their fight for gender equality in the UK Read more

New contact details for Swansea Bay University Health Board

From 1 April 2019, ABMU Health Board's organisation name has changed to Bwrdd Iechyd Prifysgol Bae Abertawe / Swansea Bay University Health Board. Read more

Website gives information on health board boundary change in Bridgend

The responsibility for providing healthcare services in the Bridgend County Borough area transferred from Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board to Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board on 1 April 2019. Read more

Looking for funding for your project or organisation?.. click on our funding search platform for the third sector in Wales!

Funding Wales enables organisations to search hundreds of grant and loan opportunities from local, national and international sources. Read more

Become a Side by Side volunteer with the Alzheimer's Society

Side by Side is the Alzheimer's Society's fun, friendly, flexible volunteer-enabled service that helps people living with dementia to continue to play an active part in their community. Read more

Eira's tribute to Wales: "This land is so lovely, is ours to praise"

For the last two years, Eira has been one of our beneficiaries from our Community Companions scheme and has written a wonderful poem as a tribute to Wales. Read more

Have you used mental health services in Bridgend?

If YES, there are opportunities for you to become a member of the local people experience board to represent the views of others using Mental Health Services from your area. Read more