CVS Uttlesford

Working for the Community and Voluntary Sector in Uttlesford

Month: May 2018

Free MECC training – Making Every Contact Count

CVS Uttlesford is delighted to be offering a free morning training course for front line professionals to enable them to make the most of every contact 30th May 2018, Dunmow, Essex Hosted at Uttlesford Community Hub in Dunmow.  10 a.m….

CVSU at the Essex Young Farmers’ Show

We had a great day at the Essex Young Farmers’ Show yesterday Thank you to everyone who came over to learn more about CVS Uttlesford and some of the community services we provide. We were running our free “Win a garden tidy up” draw…

Senior Citizens’ Concert with Fool’s Gold Accoustics

Dunmow Rotary Club invite you to their Senior Citizens’ Concert Friday 22nd June 2018 at 7.30 p.m. at E. T. Foakes Memorial Hall FOOL’S GOLD ACCOUSTICS presents well known “Original Songs with Strings” Accompanied by “Fascinating Tales” and “Engaging Video”…

Cafe for Farmer’s launching on 25th May 2018

Come and join a weekly get-together for Farmers and retired Farm Hands As part of CVSU’s Community Builder programme we’re launching a new Farmer’s Cafe in Hatfield Broad Oak This is a farming social group for those who have worked…

New FREE weight management course – My Weight Matters

My Weight Matters is a new community based weight management service offering on-going support to people who want to lose weight and keep it off During a FREE 12 week programme you will work your way through a series of…

Don’t just sit there! A health event for men

An afternoon of entertainment including stand up comedy from John Ryan who addresses the serious business of health in an engaging and amusing way Hosted by BBC Essex DJ Ronnie Barbour this event looks at the funny side of men’s…

First Green Matters garden transformation complete

Green Matters is a gardening project aimed at the vulnerable, elderly and disabled residents in Uttlesford, who have lost control of their gardens Through the deployment of teams of locally sourced volunteers, these gardens will be fully or partially reclaimed,…

Funding Bulletin May 2018

The May 2018 edition of our Funding Bulletin is now free to download Each month our Funding and Information Officer Jacqui Davies prepares an invaluable funding bulletin, detailing currently open funds that charities and community organisations can apply to in…

Making Every Contact Count (MECC)

Making Every Contact Count is an approach to behaviour change that utilises the millions of day to day interactions that organisations and individuals have with other people to support them in making positive changes to their physical and mental health…