We are here to support, promote and develop voluntary and community action in Middlesbrough.


Red carpet celebration for young activists

6 February 2019 - 7:43pm

Life is better for young people in Middlesbrough due to the persistence and dedication of a group of vulnerable young people who wanted to make a difference.

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The Talent Match Middlesbrough Legacy lives on

10 January 2019 - 4:58pm

The five-year Talent Match Middlesbrough programme, funded by the Big Lottery, came to an end in December 2018. It removed barriers into employment and training for young people 18-24 years, who had been NEET for over 12 months……but the legacy lives on.

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In need of a Community Hero?

9 January 2019 - 2:42pm

Step Forward Tees Valley is a project to help people who are unemployed or economically inactive and have two or more barriers to work.

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Volunteer Open Days at Nepacs

8 January 2019 - 3:29pm

Looking to start something new in 2019?

Nepacs are hosting three Volunteer Open Days over the next few weeks to give people the chance to understand the volunteering roles available with them and the impact they have on the lives of local families.

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Supporting Middlesbrough's Children and Families: A VCS Contribution

4 January 2019 - 1:52pm

Between April 2016 and March 2018 MVDA undertook a piece of work to explore the opportunities for the voluntary and community sector (VCS) to support the development of Middlesbrough’s multi-agency Early Help Hub.

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