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

Nova provides a range of services for the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise (VCSE) sector in Wakefield District. Membership of Nova is free and provides a range of benefits and opportunities for VCSE organisations in Wakefield District.

Become a member of Nova to receive the full list of Nova's services, which include:

  • Online and face to face support for groups and organisations, including our diagnostic tool Nova ASSIST - available exclusively to Nova Members.
  • Nova Contracts - providing opportunities for groups and organisations to deliver contracts in the statutory sector.
  • Co-ordinating The Assembly for Wakefield District - creating a stronger voice for the voluntary and community sector by ensuring voluntary sector representation on the Wakefield Together boards, and holding 'Big Issue' sessions on relevant topics for the sector and partners.
  • Volunteering - helping groups to recruit and retain volunteers.

Please see and download our Nova leaflet (pdf) to see what we do in more detail.