NICVA's Information team provide up to date information on issues relating to and affecting the voluntary and community sector in Northern Ireland.

Communications Channels

Member Bulletin

Our Member Bulletin is sent out each month to all our members to let them know what we are doing and to highlight research and events. If you are a member and not receiving the bulletin, get in touch or click here to find out more about becoming a member.


eNews is a weekly update on events, news and jobs in the sector distributed every Monday. To submit an article for inclusion in eNews please use this online form. Subscribe to eNews here.

Assembly Insider

Assembly Insider is a weekly email bulletin providing information on the work of the Northern Ireland Assembly and in particular the issues which are of interest to the voluntary and community sector. Sign up here.

Jobs Bulletin

Our weekly email bulletin delivers the latest voluntary and community sector vacancies direct to your inbox every Thursday. Sign up now.


CommunityNI is a website for promoting the work and sharing the information of the voluntary and community sector, as well as for those who have products or services to offer the sector. You can sign up for a free account to create content and contribute news, jobs, events and opportunities on behalf of your organisation.


GrantTracker is Northern Ireland's leading funding website dedicated to finding grants, and helping fundraisers follow schemes and manage their applications. NICVA hosts the site and keeps it up to date with the latest funding opportunities. You can subscribe to GrantTracker from as little as £10.

Social Media

We have a range of Twitter channels to help keep you up to up to date with the latest NICVA news, sector news, funding information, policy, economic analysisresearch and ICT information. You can also like us on Facebook.

Press & Media

If you are a member of the press, and are looking to speak to us or someone within the sector on a certain issue, then contact Shauna O'Neill on 028 9087 7777 and we can help put you in touch with the right person.


Good Relations Awards 2024 – Now Open for Nominations

The Good Relations Awards 2024 are now open for nominations. The Awards will spotlight the vital role that members of the community throughout Northern Ireland play in delivering peacebuilding and community cohesion.

The landline switch to digital

Landlines are going digital and BT are providing information and support to communities through Digital Voice.

Small charities making a big impact

Small Charity Week is here, and it’s time to celebrate and raise awareness of the vital work of the small charity sector, who make an invaluable contribution to the lives of individuals, communities and causes every day.

New report shows many of Northern Ireland’s authorities and private companies fail when it comes to digital accessibility

Even organisations including councils bound by law to meet digital accessibility standards have failed tests reveals a new report by charity ForSight NI.

NICVA statement on attack on Det Ch Insp John Caldwell

NICVA joins with the entire Voluntary & Community sector and wider community in condemning the senseless attack on Det Ch Insp John Caldwell.

NICVA say farewell to outgoing Chief Executive Seamus McAleavey

NICVA hosted a reception for their outgoing Chief Executive Seamus McAleavey who is stepping down after 32 years with the organisation.

Good Relations Awards 2023 Now Open for Nominations

The Good Relations Awards 2023 are now open for nominations. 

Why your health really is your wealth

Whenever we discuss how to improve health we invariably neglect the biggest factor of all in making us ill: poverty.

Information for Sponsors and Ukrainians arriving in Northern Ireland

Government departments, councils and the voluntary and community sector in Northern Ireland are working in partnership to ensure the necessary preparations are in place to provide sanctuary to Ukrainian refugees.'s picture

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Share your COVID-19 support service information

Organisations providing support to people and communities during the COVID-19 emergency can share their service information

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