Building a vibrant voluntary sector in Wakefield District

Find out what we can do to help your organisation

Brand New Nova Training Programme
We are thrilled to announce our Brand New Training Programme for organisations! Read more
Do you live in the Wakefield District and access government benefits?
The £20 Universal Credit uplift ended at the end of September. Did you know that you could receive additional support and advice around the recent changes to Universal Credit? Find out more here. Read more
We're hiring: Administration Officer at Live Well Wakefield
We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual to join our award winning social prescribing service - Live Well Wakefield. Read more
Member Spotlight: Portobello Craft and Camera Group
Each month we'll be showcasing the amazing organisations that make up our membership and the important work they do across the Wakefield District. Read more
West Yorkshire & Harrogate Health and Care Partnership launch anti-racism movement
The movement is part of an ongoing commitment to tackle structural and institutionalised racism, as well as addressing health and social inequalities across the area. 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
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Organisations in your local area are here to help you  - 18th Oct 2021

Find your local community hub, they can provide help and support for a wide range of issues. Read more...

New dates available for Third Sector Framework Onboarding Sessions  - 14th Oct 2021

Come along to gain more information on the Third Sector Framework... Read more...

Brand New Nova Training Programme  - 14th Oct 2021

We are thrilled to announce our Brand New Training Programme for organisations! Read more...

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See the events calendar
Wakefield District Culture Consultations  - 18th October

It is an exciting time for culture in Wakefield District Read more...

WYCAS Advice Surgery - Wakefield  - 10th February, 2020

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, 2020

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

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