Community Programmes

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

Reverse Advent Calendar

Please join us as we collect items and donations throughout the months of November and December to support the local community this Christmas. 

Armed Forces Covenant

The AFC’s 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

Providing 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 technology and support to those who wouldn’t otherwise have access, from students, enabling them to learn from home, to vulnerable adults.

Portsmouth Ambassadors

Engaging the local community to drive passion for the city, recruiting Ambassadors who will carry the positive message to everybody.
  • Programmes
  • Projects

Armed Forces Covenant

The AFC’s 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

Providing 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 technology and support to those who wouldn’t otherwise have access, from students, enabling them to learn from home, to vulnerable adults.

Portsmouth Ambassadors

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

Reverse Advent Calendar

Please join us as we collect items and donations throughout the months of November and December to support the local community this Christmas. 

Community News

  The Fire Fighters Charity and Hovertravel have teamed up to organise the first-ever Solent Santa Dash on Sunday 12th December. Participants will be invited to dress as Father Christmas or simply wear something suitably seasonal as they run
Anyone that wants to know more about the work being done to improve air quality across the city, as well as the Clean Air Zone (CAZ) and its introduction in Portsmouth, is invited to find out more at an
  We Shine Portsmouth, the first free art and light festival in the city, is being hailed a great success. Over three nights from last Thursday to Saturday, more than 80,000 visits were made to light and art installations