NICVA's Information team provide up to date information on issues relating to and affecting the voluntary and community sector in Northern Ireland.
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.
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.
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.
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 analysis, research 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.
For the first time, NICVA held its AGM virtually with members joining us to hear how we have been supporting the sector and a special welcome address from Honorary President, Sir Kenneth Branagh.
Level 3 QUB politics students are keen to gain first hand experience in the voluntary and community sector. Would your organisation be interested in hosting some of them in January 2021?
Taking place from 19-25 October, Get Online Week 2020 is a celebration of digital inclusion that inspires people to do more online and helps them learn how.
Applications are sought for a new chair of the Northern Ireland Committee, who will also sit as a member of The National Lottery Community Fund Board
Since going live the ‘StopCOVID NI’ app has had over 250,000 downloads and NICVA is now urging those who already have the app to share it with family and friends.
Northern Ireland’s Health service has launched this mobile phone App to help ‘contact tracing’ of people potentially infected by the virus. It is a major aid in the battle to control the spread and stop a return to lockdown.
Louise Brogan from Social Bee NI delivered a webinar for NICVA on using social media to connect staff and service users.
This article contains signposting to sources of information regarding human resources during the coronavirus outbreak, as well as practical guidance on steps to take—for example, regarding absence and leave.
On 27 September 2019 NICVA facilitated a Google Digital Garage seminar offering the sector free training in digital skills.
On 11 September 2019 NICVA hosted a conference with the NCSC, PSNI, Cyphra and the NI Cyber Security Centre to help Voluntary Boards and Senior Leaders to focus on building organisational cyber resilience.
Share your COVID-19 support service information
Organisations providing support to people and communities during the COVID-19 emergency can share their service information