Building a vibrant voluntary sector in Wakefield District

Find out what we can do to help your organisation

We are recruiting! Third Sector Framework - Support Officer
We’re excited to expand our fantastic team here at Nova, as we have a vacancy for a Third Sector Framework - Support Officer. Read more
Member Spotlight: Wakefield Hospice
Each month we'll be showcasing the amazing organisations that make up our membership and the important work they do across the Wakefield District. We hope that you enjoy learning more about.... Read more
More Money In Your Pocket
Are you or people that engage with your organisation struggling with the increased cost of living? Come and talk to advisors at an event near you, they can help see what support you might be entitled to. Read more
6 Top Tips for Writing Funding Bids
This #StressAwarenessMonth, we're working with Wakefield & District Health & Community Support to take the stress out of writing funding bids. Read our tips here... Read more
Wakefield Council Culture Grants - Information Session
This free online session will update you on the four new grant streams for cultural investment across Wakefield District. 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
  • Vote at the Nova AGM - you can nominate or stand as a Trustee
Find out more
We are recruiting! Third Sector Framework - Support Officer  - 20th Jun 2022

We’re excited to expand our fantastic team here at Nova, as we have a vacancy for a Third Sector Framework… Read more...

Do you require additional space free of charge?  - 17th Jun 2022

NHS Property Services have worked with Live Well Wakefield to turn unused Primary Care space into Social… Read more...

Friends of Friarwood Valley Garden’s 10th Anniversay!  - 17th Jun 2022

Our member Friends of Friarwood Valley Gardens celebrated their 10th anniversary in May. Read more...

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VCS Engagement Day  - 7th July

Migration Yorkshire is delighted to host the VCS Engagement Day 2022, which will focus on sharing information,… Read more...

An Introduction to Autism, Abuse & Trauma  - 6th September

The event is free and open to anyone looking to understand more about autism, abuse and trauma. Read more...

WYCAS Finance Forum – Insolvency with Gareth Lewis  - 8th December

If you work (paid or unpaid) in finance in the voluntary and community sector and would like to join… Read more...

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