CVS Uttlesford

Working for the Community and Voluntary Sector in Uttlesford

T20 Dementia Cricket Game

Birchanger Cricket Club has always supported its residents and the players who have represented their local village. The cricket match advertised is a celebration of this. Many of the clubs players, friends and families have been affected by dementia and…

Review of Polling Districts and Places 2019

Uttlesford District Council have commenced a review of their electoral polling arrangements. The feedback period runs until 7 October 2019.

Falls Awareness Workshop – Dunmow – 4th October 2019

CVS Uttlesford are pleased to offer a two hour workshop on the topic of Falls, in conjunction with Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust

Mental Health Awareness Workshop – Dunmow 2nd September 2019

CVS Uttlesford are pleased to offer a free half day workshop in Mental Health Awareness in partnership with Mind in West Essex

Digital Innovation delivered by CVSU

We have been commissioned by DCMS through Citizens Online to deploy this innovative and pioneering Digital Inclusion pilot in West Essex, which has two strands of delivery to it. One is to develop a Digital Buddies network which will support…

Thaxted Safe & Social – a free community event for local people aged over 55

The first CVSU Community Builder “Safe and Social” event will take place in Thaxted on Thursday 22nd August.   It’s a free social event for people aged over 55, with a focus on safety and spending time with our neighbours.

Local Charity Opens Café S4S in Saffron Walden

Support 4 Sight is pleased to announce the opening of Café S4S in George Street, Saffron Walden. The café is open to all to come enjoy a coffee or tea with some cake as well as being a safe place for those with disabilities to come to whilst their friend or family member shop locally and know they are supporting a great charity.

Dementia Cafe – making a difference

The Dunmow Dementia Cafe recently celebrated its first birthday, and in the past year it has grown from being a small pilot group for a few people into a thriving social, peer-support group that has outgrown the Uttlesford Community Hub…

Vacancy – Community Builder South Uttlesford

CVS Uttlesford – the community and voluntary sector charity is recruiting a part-time Community Builder on a 12 month contract, to develop existing relationships and create new opportunities for residents in the south of our district. This is a part-time…