Welcome to Rural Action Yorkshire
We are a charity working with communities across Yorkshire to improve the quality of life for the people who live and work there. We provide a voice for rural communities to ensure they receive access to services that will keep them vibrant and viable in the future. Whatever area you need help with, get in touch today to find out how RAY can help you!
VOLUNTEER FOR GOOD NEIGHBOURS TODAY
We are looking for volunteers to set up Good Neighbours schemes in their local area. Hands-on support and grants of £300 from RAY to get schemes going and begin helping those who need it most. Express interest by email or call us to find out more. More information here.
A full calendar of events organised by us, our members, partners and other organisations that are of interest to rural communities can be found on our Events Calendar.
Village Hall Networking Event - Hambleton+ Area
Saturday 3rd October, 10.00am - 12.00pm, Husthwaite Village Hall, YO61 4PY
Come along to the latest of Rural Action Yorkshire's regular series of village hall network meetings. Submit your topics to Kathryn for discussion on the day. Refreshments provided | More info.
'Rural Matters' - Rural Action Yorkshire's Annual Conference & AGM - open to all
Saturday 24th October, 9.30am - 1.30pm, East Keswick Village Hall, LS17 9DA
Come along to engage with and influence rural debate. MPs will be in attendance for a Q&A session, followed by workshops and networking. An ideal chance for those with a rural interest to participate in discussion and the chance to hear rural voices. Please find more information here. Official poster can be downloaded here.