SCVO recently welcomed four local voluntary and community organisations into its membership. They now join a growing number of organisations, in excess of 600, who form our strong collective voice on behalf of the local communities we serve.
Further information about these organisations is available from SCVO’s database – click on their name to link to their listing:-
In 1998, the organisation started life as the vision of a small group of older Sandwell residents, now, Agewell is over 10 years old. It is a strategic voice for older people and is a well-respected organisation which is making a real and lasting impact on the lives of local people.
Black Country Touring brings professional theatre and dance to community audiences across the Black Country.
The Shared Reading Company facilitate “Shared Reading Aloud” groups to aid well-being with different community groups. They have been delivering weekly shared reading to groups in the community in order to: maintain and improve personal wellbeing and mental health; promote social engagement; extend reading pleasure; enable personal development and growth of literacy and life skills; create pathways to volunteering and employability.
PEA transforms society by empowering Polish community in the UK and equipping Polish people in the skills and knowledge necessary to integrate and at the same time to live their lives fully, with dignity and pride in their identity. They also work to promote Polish culture and heritage, while supporting community cohesion.
Not already a Member and would like to be?
SCVO invites not-for-profit organisations, community groups and charities currently providing services within Sandwell to join its membership. As a member, organisations commit to supporting SCVO’s engagement with local partners, sharing information and working together for the benefit of local people. SCVO in return commit to securing resources to assist in the development of local organisations, and to lobby and work on behalf of the whole Sector. There are also a range of benefits for members including discounted legal services, energy, telecoms, and insurance deals. For further information visit SCVO website.