Community Development

We provide support & advice to the Third Sector in Gwent, including Community and Voluntary Groups as well as individuals who are interested in helping and supporting their community. Such as help with:

  • Forming a Community Group or Charity​

  • Ensuring your organisation is running effectively

  • Organising events and community projects

  • Consulting and involving everyone

  • Accessing funding for equipment and resources

  • Assistance with all levels of project development

  • Improving community facilities

  • Basic financial management

  • Accessing local services

  • Drawing up a constitution

  • Making your views heard

  • Awareness of your rights and responsibilities

  • Networking with other local groups and organisations

  • Signposting you to other useful organisations

Local Third Sector Networks & Forums
Well-being of Future Generations Act 2015
Public Services
Boards (PSBs) in Gwent & their Well-being Plans 
Information 
Sheets for Groups

General info, templates, tips & advice on a variety of topics

Meet the Team!

Our knowledgeable Community Development Team are here to help you, whether you are an established or newly formed group/organisation, or wanting to know how you can get more involved in your community.

Huw Lewis
Third Sector Development Manager

Blaenau Gwent
Gina Jones
Third Sector Development Manager

Caerphilly
Joanne Gillard
Third Sector Development Manager

Monmouthshire
Mandy Moore
Third Sector Development Manager

Monmouthshire
David Berry
Community Development Officer
Newport
Telephone:
07483 150101
Email:
david.berry@gavo.org.uk