CVS Uttlesford

Working for the Community and Voluntary Sector in Uttlesford

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National Day of Reflection

Today we reflect collectively on the loss of the many lives cut short by COVID-19

Employment opportunity with Support4Sight

Over the last 27 years Support4Sight has built up an impressive track record of improving the lives of the visually impaired people in Mid and West Essex through working closely with the local community. They are now looking for someone with energy, passion and experience to build on this success and ensure that the pioneering spirit of Support 4 Sight flourishes into the future.

CVSU Live! A new series of weekly programmes about our community

Starting today (16th March 2021) CVSU will be broadcasting live each week via our Facebook page.   The weekly “shows” will feature news and information about our community, with a different theme and guest each time.   

CVSU launches Employment Support for the newly unemployed in Uttlesford

Our new Employment Support Scheme is a community based project aimed at helping residents who find themselves newly unemployed and who require help to navigate the job-seeking market.

CVSU Shed Development Office Matt Hulme had a magnificent Movember!

CVSU Team Member Matt, who works with the development of new locations within the Essex Shed Network, grew his impressive facial adornment during November, raising funds in support of the Movember project.

Youth Service – Early Help Survey

ECC Youth Services are currently reviewing their core age range of 13-19 (and up to 25 for SEND YP)

Why should trustees explain the difference that their charity makes?

Charity Commission research has found that the public are keen to know that charities are making the impact they promise to make. People want evidence about how far their donations are going.

Funded Asset Based Community Development training now available

If you are an interested community member, a current volunteer, an employee of a charity or non-profit or a local Councillor serving your community, and would like to train to use the ABCD approach in your work, then please register your interest in the December programme.

CVSU awarded National Lottery funding to support COVID-19 recovery in Uttlesford

CVS Uttlesford is excited to have been awarded funding to deliver an Uttlesford wide response and recovery project in the wake of COVID-19 Over the next six months we will be working alongside communities hit hard by the effects of…