CVS Uttlesford

Working for the Community and Voluntary Sector in Uttlesford

Community News

Job Opportunity with new West Essex social enterprise

WECAN – the West Essex Community Action Network is recruiting a “Community Enabler” to work across Uttlesford on a fixed term contract to 31st March 2021 Application for the post of: Community Enabler (this post is subject to an enhanced…

Working to make Dunmow more Dementia Friendly

The Council for Voluntary Services Uttlesford (CVSU) have developed a pilot scheme in the town to help businesses assist and support people with dementia. Project leader Steve Shoesmith said: “The aim is to raise awareness of dementia and create a…

Free Workshops for Volunteers and Voluntary Organisations

The focus of our workshops for Uttlesford volunteers and voluntary organisations from now until the end of March 2020 will be Emotional and Physical wellbeing. We are pleased to offer the following funded workshops for organisations and volunteers operating in…

Friendship Dog service launches in Uttlesford

Our dogs are brought to your location where participants can interact with them, either indoors or outdoors. Sessions last 1.5 hours.

Is your charity confident with digital?

Healthwatch Essex are conducting a survey to understand the voluntary sectors use of digital Healthwatch Essex are conducting a survey on behalf of RETHINK Partners and the Digital Boomers programme to further understand the voluntary sectors use of digital. By…

Free winter warmer packs to keep you warm and well

Funding from Essex County Council has enabled us to provide 100 winter warmth packs for the elderly, disadvantaged and vulnerable residents of Uttlesford Each pack contains: A hot water bottle Socks Fingerless gloves Insulated mug Blanket Thanks to the funding,…

New Winter Warmth Handy Person Service

CVS Uttlesford are piloting a Handy Person service that will support Uttlesford residents who are struggling to keep their homes warm

Working Together: CVS Uttlesford and ECFRS

24th to 29th September is Saffron Walden #SafeWellSecure week and CVS Uttlesford will be working alongside Essex County Fire and Rescue Service to deliver a programme of community outreach, asset mapping and workshops and activities The week of community-based activities…

Dunmow Flitch Friendship Club – Notice of AGM

The annual general meeting of the Dunmow Flitch Friendship Club will be held on Thursday 4th October 2018 starting at 6.00 p.m.  The venue will be Rowena Davey Centre, Chequers Lane, Dunmow, Essex.  CM6 1EQ. Members will be invited to…