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Winter Support Grants 2023 – Deadline Wednesday 6 December 2024

The Winter Support Grants, coordinated by Sefton CVS, working with NHS Cheshire and Merseyside and the Sefton Partnership, will provide funding from £500 up to £5,000 for local community health & wellbeing projects aiming to improve access to support for older people this winter.
by Richard 22/11/2023

UKSPF ‘Digital Connectivity for Community Facilities’ grants programme: Round 3 now open

The third funding round of the UKSPF-funded Digital Connectivity for Community Facilities grants programme is now open.  The application deadline is 5pm, Friday 15 December.
by Richard 21/11/2023

UKSPF Digital Connectivity Grants (Round 3) – Online Briefing Sessions, w/c 13 November and 20 November

VOLA is launching Round 3 of its UKSPF Digital Connectivity for Community Facilities Grants programme on Monday 20 November.  Grants of up to £10k will be awarded to successful applicants in February 2024. 
by Richard 09/11/2023
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Sefton VCF Sector Manifesto Survey

Sefton CVS, in partnership with Voluntary Sector North West, are creating a manifesto for Sefton’s voluntary, community and faith (VCF) sector.
by Richard 31/10/2023


Thanks to the National Lottery Heritage Fund, Sefton CVS is inviting applications for up to £2,000 from groups across Sefton to run heritage projects and activities between October 2023 and March 2024. These grants are part of our Hearts of Gold - Sefton at 50 project. The application deadline is midday, Friday 20 October 2023.
by Richard 05/10/2023

The LCVS Community Impact Fund closes for applications on Friday 6 October 2023

The Community Impact Fund helps voluntary sector organisations and registered charities do even more to build stronger communities across Liverpool and Merseyside.
by Richard 03/10/2023

Merseyside Police Commissioner: Youth Diversion Fund – Closing 8 September 2023

Merseyside’s Police Commissioner has announced a further £50,000 pot of funding from her Youth Diversion Fund to keep thousands of young people safe this autumn.
by Richard 22/08/2023

Cost of Living Fund Launched – Closing Monday 16 October 2023.

The fund will support organisations across England to deliver critical frontline services. Organisations will be able to apply for funding to maintain or expand critical cost of living services from now until the end of March 2024.
by Richard 25/07/2023

Co-production Week: Youth Voice and Participation Toolkit Pilot Training Session

As part of Sefton’s Co-production week (3– 7 July), the Sefton Young Advisors delivered a training session to staff from Sefton Council and Sefton CVS on the Youth Voice and Participation Toolkit.
by Richard 07/07/2023

FREE Energy Assessments available to VCF organisations in Sefton

Sefton CVS have secured ‘Community Transition Fund’ grant funding from Sefton Council to provide free DEC assessments to voluntary, community and faith (VCF) sector organisation in Sefton.
by Richard 06/07/2023

Living Well bus in Formby on Friday 30th June to provide free health checks and COVID-19 vaccines

The ‘Living Well’ bus will be at at Formby Waitrose from 10.30 to 4pm on Friday 30th June providing spring COVID booster vaccinations, and also health checks if time allows.
by Richard 27/06/2023

Sefton households with pre-payment gas or electricity meters have just ONE WEEK to claim unused energy support scheme vouchers

Sefton households with pre-payment gas or electricity meters have just days to claim unused Energy Support Scheme vouchers, with the scheme ending on Friday 30 June.
by Richard 26/06/2023