Quality Marks & Accreditation

Sefton CVS holds the following quality assurance marks and training accreditations:

  • NAVCA Quality Award
  • Volunteer Centre Quality Assurance
  • Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) Health Promoting
  • Navajo (LGBT-friendly) Charter Mark
  • Workplace Wellbeing Charter
  • Disability Confident Employer
  • Approved Provider Status (Mentoring and Befriending)
  • Open Awards Approved Centre
  • Recognised Centre Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH)
  • Recognised Centre Mental Health First Aid

In addition to existing awards, Sefton CVS and members of its team received the following new recognition during 2018/19:

  • CVS was awarded the NHS 70 Community Partner of the Year Award by NHS South Sefton CCG and NHS Southport and Formby CCG, demonstrating the organisation’s strong, community-focused partnership work with local health commissioners.
  • CVS was also recognised as Student Employer of the Year by Edge Hill University.
  • Young Advisor and student Shannon Bryan was also named Student Employee of the Year by Edge Hill University.