CVS Uttlesford

Working for the Community and Voluntary Sector in Uttlesford

Are you Mental Health Aware?

Calling all charities, social enterprises and voluntary groups in Uttlesford District. We are offering a half day introduction to Mental Health Awareness session on 31st August 2018 in Dunmow Places now available to book via Eventbrite An introductory four hour…

Funding Bulletin June 2018

The June 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…

Dunmow’s first Volunteer Celebration event hosted by CVSU draws good numbers

Thank you to everyone who came and supported our #volunteer celebration event in Dunmow today At one point we had over 55 people in the room – what an amazing turnout! Dunmow is fortunate to benefit from so many volunteers who freely…

Volunteers Week 2018 – thank you to all our amazing volunteers

Volunteers make a huge contribution to the delivery of voluntary and community services across Uttlesford each year – including here at CVSU Thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you! We still can’t say it enough, but we…

Farmer’s Cafe launches to help combat isolation and loneliness

Uttlesford based charity Council for Voluntary Service Uttlesford (CVSU) has launched a new weekly Farmer’s Cafe for those who are or who have been involved in working in the agricultural sector   The new weekly farming social group takes place…

Working together – CVS Uttlesford and Accuro

When local charity Accuro Care Services put a shout out for help with taming the outdoor space our Green Matters team were delighted to lend a hand For 30 years Accuro have been enabling people to improve the quality of…

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”…