2019 is Sefton’s Year of Friendship!

Sefton Council is delighted to celebrate the official launch of Sefton’s Year of Friendship 2019.

A recent launch event was held at Waterloo Community Centre highlighted the positive impact friendships have on peoples’ lives. Over recent years there has been an increase in loneliness within certain groups across Sefton, which has a detrimental impact on health and well-being.

Metro Mayor Launches Consultation on Charter to Improve Working Conditions

A bid to improve working conditions for thousands of working people across the Liverpool City Region began today, as Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram launched a consultation on a Fair Employment Charter.

The survey focusses on what people would like to see in a Liverpool City Region Fair Employment Charter that would support employers in delivering improved working conditions as they grow and create jobs.

Meet The Funder – ‘Reaching Communities: Lottery Funding’ (Friday 22nd February & Friday 1st March)

Sefton CVS are pleased to announce two upcoming Meet The Funder events with the Big Lottery Fund taking place on Friday 22nd February (South Sefton) and Friday 1st March (Southport). This is a fantastic opportunity for local organisations to find out more about the Big Lottery Fund programmes and how they can apply! 

‘Stabilising Lives’ – A short film from Merseyside Offender Mentoring Project

The Merseyside Offender Mentoring Project, managed by Sefton Council for Voluntary Service (CVS), provides mentoring and befriending support to offenders from HMP Liverpool, HMP Kirkham and HMP Risley before and after release, with the aim of helping them to resettle positively back into the community.