13th May 2019
The St Albans District Council Community Grants fund 2019/20 opens on Monday 13th May at 9.00am
8th January 2019
Communities 1st (formerly known as Community Central or the CVS for St. Albans and District) are happy to announce the publication of a brand new “Guide to Services for Older People”.
19 October 2018
The Guide to Community Transport has been released.
It provides details about Community Transport and Minibus Hire in St Albans District.
You can find it here.
15th October 2018
Stuart Nagler MBE has been appointed Chair of Trustees of the new organisation, Communities 1st, bringing the merger between Community Central St Albans and Community Hertsmere another step closer.
3 August 2018
Paid Employment Opportunity with CVS for Broxbourne and East Herts (CVSBEH) (Full-time 1 year contract)
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join CVSBEH’s successful team as a Mentor within the Building Better Opportunities Programme. Have you got a passion to help those furthest from the workplace? Can you work with a varied case load of participants who face multiple barriers to employment? Are you able to work independently and creatively? If this is you then they would like to hear from you. Please click here for more details.
26 July 2018
We are pleased to announce our training sessions for the year.
For more information click here.
25 July 2018
If you would like more information or to book yourself on one of the days please contact Sophie at Sophie.firstname.lastname@example.org or phone her on 01727 296127.
25 June 2018
15 June 2018
We are looking for a someone to help us promote and administer a small charity which supports old people across St Albans District.
You’ll need excellent organisational skills, a great memory, the ability to think laterally, excellent oral and written communication skills and be comfortable using Microsoft office. You’ll need to enjoy talking with old people, liaising with partner organisations and working at pace.
22 March 2018
Over 45 small, local charities within our District are coming together at The Alban Arena on Wednesday June 13th to invite the public to meet them and see how they can help locally.
8 May 2018
Exciting news – the SADC Community Grants Fund is now open. And we are looking for organisations to apply for funding for exciting and innovative projects, these may be existing projects that you are developing or a brand new project idea.
26 April 2018
Business and Volunteering Projects Coordinator
13 March 2018
7 March 2018
We are looking for someone to oversee the day to day running of the St Albans Volunteer Centre, which is central to the promotion and facilitation of volunteering in St Albans and District.
17 January 2018
This year Community Hertsmere held the Junior Dragon’s Apprentice Challenge for the first time. Six teams across four schools entered the Challenge with more than 100 students participating.
7 June 2017
Communitiy Hertsmere are working in partnership with Affinity Sutton are launching ‘Computers and a Cuppa’ to promote and support the use of digital technologies by older people.
4 April 2017
Communitiy Hertsmere are delighted to announce the opening of a new outreach hub in Radlett on Tuesday 4 April 2017.
9 March 2017
Hertfordshire Students’ Union and Communities 1st working together to promote volunteering opportunities
Hertfordshire University Students’ Union (HSU) and Communities 1st have signed an historic agreement to work together to promote volunteering opportunities across Hertfordshire to HSU students..
1 March 2017
Communities 1st are delighted to announce the opening of a new outreach site in Bushey on Wednesday 1 March 2017.
1 February 2017
Thank you for all your support in 2016, Community Hertsmere are planning on providing lots of activities and events for all ages throughout this year.