Building a vibrant voluntary sector in Wakefield District

Find out what we can do to help your organisation

Round 3 of the Live Well Wakefield Small Grants Fund now open!
We are pleased to inform you of the launch of the third round of the Live Well Wakefield Small Grants Fund. Read more
Mental Health Awareness Week 2018
From 14-20 May 2018 it is Mental Health Awareness Week. Read more
Volunteers Fairs 1-6 June 2018
Volunteer Fairs, organised by Wakefield Council, are being held throughout Wakefield District 1-6 June 2018, in celebration of Volunteers' Week. Read more
Schemes funded in Round 2 of the Live Well Wakefield Small Grants Fund
Here are the schemes and projects that have been funded through Round 2 of the Live Well Wakefield Small Grants fund. The Live Well Wakefield Small Grants Fund is funded by Wakefield Council. Funding is allocated via the Live Well Small Grants Panel, which involves colleagues from Nova, Wakefield Council and SWYPFT. Read more
Nova Learning and Networking - Promoting your Organisation
This session will provide you with a brief introduction to how to use communications and marketing techniques in order to promote your organisation. Read more

Welcome to Nova

Nova Wakefield District is the support agency for voluntary and community organisations in Wakefield District.

When you become a member of Nova you can:

  • Have 4 hours of free one to one organisational development support every year, plus a facilitated Nova ASSIST session
  • Unlimited use of Nova ASSIST
  • Access to free training, events and resources
  • Be notified of upcoming funding and contract opportunities
  • Meet and connect with other Nova Members
  • Receive the monthly Nova e-bulletin
  • Promote job advertisements on the Nova website and e-bulletin for free
  • Gain specialist support from Nova Partners
  • Have access to high quality consultancy at competitive rates
  • Vote at the Nova AGM - you can nominate or stand as a Trustee

We work closely with our Nova Partners who are: Young Lives Consortium, West Yorkshire Community Accounting Service (WYCAS), Pay & Employment Rights Service (PERS) and the Community Foundation for Wakefield District. The Partners provide specialist support, including financial management, HR advice, access to small grants and safeguarding.

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Round 3 of the Live Well Wakefield Small Grants Fund now open!  - 15th May 2018

We are pleased to inform you of the launch of the third round of the Live Well Wakefield Small Grants… Read more...

Mental Health Awareness Week 2018  - 15th May 2018

From 14-20 May 2018 it is Mental Health Awareness Week. Read more...

Schemes funded in Round 2 of the Live Well Wakefield Small Grants Fund  - 26th Apr 2018

Here are the schemes and projects that have been funded through Round 2 of the Live Well Wakefield Small… Read more...

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See the events calendar
Volunteers Fairs 1-6 June 2018  - 1st June

Volunteer Fairs, organised by Wakefield Council, are being held throughout Wakefield District 1-6 June… Read more...

Have your say on health and care planning in Wakefield District  - 15th May

NHS Wakefield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is holding a public engagement event on health and care… Read more...

Power to Change - Community Business Weekend  - 4th May

Community Business Weekend is taking place 4 - 7 May 2018. Community Business Weekend, which is organised… Read more...

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Membership

As a member of Nova you can submit news articles and promote your events on the website. If you haven't already, take a couple of minutes to register your organisation now.

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