Building a vibrant voluntary sector in Wakefield District

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Covid-19 - Community Hubs
If you need help in your local area you can contact your Community Hub. Read more
Covid-19 - What you need to do
On Monday 23 March 2020, the Government announced further measures which have been put in place in order to tackle the outbreak of Covid-19. Read more
Volunteer Wakefield #WakefieldCares
During the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, we need volunteers more than ever. Let’s show how much #WakefieldCares Read more
Funding and Support for charities amid the Covid-19 pandemic
Various funding opportunities and methods of support have been announced to help charities and communities during this time. Read more
Nova's Response to Covid-19
This page is regularly being updated as Government measures change. 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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Covid-19 - Migrant Information Hub  - 27th Mar 2020

Migration Yorkshire has just launched the new Migrant Information Hub. Read more...

Covid-19 - Community Hubs  - 25th Mar 2020

If you need help in your local area you can contact your Community Hub. Read more...

Covid-19 - What you need to do  - 24th Mar 2020

On Monday 23 March 2020, the Government announced further measures which have been put in place in order… Read more...

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See the events calendar
Wakefield Memory Walk 2020 - Cancelled  - 17th May

Due to the Coronavirus situation and advice from Government and Public Health this year's Wakefield Memory… Read more...

WYCAS Advice Surgery - Wakefield  - 10th February

This is an opportunity to meet Lis Beverly from West Yorkshire Community Accounting Service (WYCAS) to… Read more...

How to be an Effective Chair  - 12th February

This Governance Masterclass session is aimed at chairs/trustees of organisations, to provide an overview… 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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