Welcome to Sefton CVS

Sefton Council for Voluntary Service (CVS) is an independent registered charity with a borough-wide brief to assist and support voluntary community and faith sector (VCF) activity across Sefton, Merseyside.

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Help For Organisations

Sefton CVS offer a wide range of services to groups such as bid-writing, accountancy & training

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Volunteer Centre Sefton

Whether you’re looking to volunteer, or you’re a group looking to recruit, we can help!

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Here For You Directory

Search for local voluntary, community & faith sector services using the Here For You Directory

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    Sefton Ukraine Welcome Appeal

    Working in partnership with local voluntary, community and faith (VCF) sector, Sefton CVS, Sefton 4 Good and Sefton Council are launching the Sefton Ukraine Welcome Appeal to raise funds to support Ukrainian individuals and families arriving in the borough of Sefton through the ‘Homes for Ukraine’ initiative. The Sefton Ukraine Welcome Appeal is all about providing assistance to Ukrainian individuals and families as they arrive in the local community working alongside local supporters and frontline organisations.

    Platinum Jubilee Events in Sefton

    Community groups and organisation will be holding social activities in recognition and celebration of the 70th year of the accession to the throne by HM The Queen across Sefton. Our handy What’s On Guide gives you more information The events and activities have been made possible thanks to the The Platinum Jubilee Fund


    Sefton 4 Good is a charity initiative from Sefton Council for Voluntary Service (CVS). It encourages local people to come together and give their time, skills, money and resources to help local good causes. Our role as Sefton CVS is to manage the project, bring people together, and enable new relationships to flourish.

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    Sefton CVS Awarded Level 1 of the Social Value Quality Mark and Bursaries for Sefton’s VCF Sector

    We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded Level 1 of the Social Value Quality Mark®. Endorsed by health leaders across the Cheshire and Merseyside Health and Care Partnership, The Social Value Quality Mark is a recognised external accreditation of values-led organisations and seeks to cultivate and validate the highest standards of excellence.... Read more »
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    Sefton CVS Training Offer

    We are delighted to announce that Sefton CVS has a new training package on offer to the VCF sector in Sefton. The offer contains a package of 25 high quality online training programmes for the exceptional value of £15pp to those VCF sector organisations based in Sefton.
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    Refugee Week 2022 – Support in Sefton

    For Refugee Week 2022 we are sharing more information about the support and services available from VCF sector organisations in Sefton. Sefton Ukraine Welcome Appeal Supporting Ukrainian individuals and families arriving in the borough of Sefton. To support Ukrainian guests and their sponsors, two Ukraine Welcome Centres have been set up in the borough. South... Read more »
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    Support & Services for Groups

    Sefton CVS provides a wide range of support and services to Sefton’s local voluntary, community and faith sector – whether that’s local people thinking about starting up a group or charity, or more established organisations wanting to grow and develop.

    Helping groups to be governed and managed well, and to be clear about their direction and goals is the cornerstone of our support and development services.

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