Community Programmes

With these Programmes we’re supporting the people of Portsmouth, and encouraging the people of Portsmouth to support the city.

Armed Forces Covenant

The Armed Forces Covenant and Employer Recognition Scheme is a promise by the nation ensuring that those who serve or who have served in the armed forces, and their families, are treated fairly.

Care Leavers

This Programme provides support for young people after leaving care, and to prepare those still in the care system for their next steps, by providing mentors and role models.

Charity Support

Providing resources and people to offer their time and expertise to support charitable organisations and their work in Portsmouth.

Digital Enablement

Providing access to technology and support to students required to learn from home and vulnerable adults.

Portsmouth Ambassadors

Aiming to engage the local community to drive passion for the city, recruiting Ambassadors who will carry the positive message to everybody.
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Armed Forces Covenant

The Armed Forces Covenant and Employer Recognition Scheme is a promise by the nation ensuring that those who serve or who have served in the armed forces, and their families, are treated fairly.

Care Leavers

This Programme provides support for young people after leaving care, and to prepare those still in the care system for their next steps, by providing mentors and role models.

Charity Support

Providing resources and people to offer their time and expertise to support charitable organisations and their work in Portsmouth.

Digital Enablement

Providing access to technology and support to students required to learn from home and vulnerable adults.

Portsmouth Ambassadors

Aiming to engage the local community to drive passion for the city, recruiting Ambassadors who will carry the positive message to everybody.

Community News

On anti-slavery day (18 October) Portsmouth City Council asks residents to understand what modern slavery is and how to report concerns. Someone is in slavery if they are: Forced to work Owned or controlled by an ’employer’ Dehumanised Treated
  New sea defences are taking shape at the Southsea Coastal Scheme as a massive 220 tonne crane installs the first limestone and granite units that will form a wall to protect the area around Long Curtain Moat from
Portsmouth residents are being asked for views on the future of the city’s parks and open spaces. The council is running a survey to get people’s thoughts until 14 November and the information will be used to set out
Remember, remember to head to Portsmouth City Council’s annual fireworks display at King George V playing fields on Wednesday 3 November. This free event opens at 4 pm, with the bonfire being lit at 6:30 pm followed by a