CVS Uttlesford

Working for the Community and Voluntary Sector in Uttlesford

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.

RA Butler’s Pioneering Dragons Apprentices

The first junior dragon’s apprentices in Uttlesford, Year 6 pupils at RA Butler, honed their entrepreneurial skills as they pioneered CVSU’s “Junior Dragons’ Apprentice Challenge” in Uttlesford Primary Schools. Working in teams, they brainstormed potential projects, researched materials and resources…

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…

Falls Awareness Workshop – Dunmow 7th August 2019

CVS Uttlesford are pleased to offer a two hour workshop on the topic of Falls, in conjunction with Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust Description The aims of this falls awareness workshop are: For participants to find out more about falls,…

Mental Health Awareness Workshop – Dunmow 2nd August 2019

CVS Uttlesford are pleased to offer a free half day workshop in Mental Health Awareness in partnership with Mind in West Essex Description An introductory four hour session to raise awareness of mental health. It is designed to give: An…

Mental Health Awareness Workshop – Saffron Walden 12th July 2019

CVS Uttlesford are pleased to offer a free half day workshop in Mental Health Awareness in partnership with Mind in West Essex Description An introductory four hour session to raise awareness of mental health. It is designed to give: An…

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…

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…

Chief Constable of Essex Police announced as Celebration Ball Guest of Honour

CVS Uttlesford is delighted to announce that Chief Constable BJ Harrington will be the Guest of Honour at our sector celebration ball on 22nd June 2019