Welcome to the Wigan & Leigh Council for Voluntary Service

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    CVS’ Annual Report

    The complete CVS Annual report is now available for download by clicking here

    Can you help to spend £300,000?

    The Youth Opportunities Fund and Youth Capital Fund have given Wigan Borough three hundred grand to provide more places to go elf bar cherry cola and things to do for young people, and it’s up to you how the money is spent!!! more…

    What is Safeguarding all about?

    Here at Wigan and Leigh CVS we occasionally get questions from groups asking what is Safeguarding all about? Do we need to worry about it? Where can we get more information or training about it? more.

    ontact Us

    If you are new to CVS and would like information about developing your group, you can now get in touch by completing our online form more…

    Are you a local group involving volunteers who work with children and young people

    You can get involved in a new Open College Network accredited volunteer certificate to help recognise & develop your volunteer’s skills and the valuable work they do.

    For more information contact Laura at CVS on 01942 514234 / [email protected]

    Threat to funding for the local Voluntary and Community Sector

    Ministers are fighting over how to fund the Olympics. The Chancellor wants the National Lottery to provide the money. If this happens, the Big Lottery Fund, Sport England, the Arts Council and the Heritage Lottery Fund will all lose large amounts of money, much of which would otherwise go to the local voluntary and community sector. more…

    About the CVS and its Projects

    What is CVS
    The Board of Directors
    The Staff Team
    Mission Statement
    Contact Details
    Becoming a member
    Frequently asked questions
    The latest inVolve

    Community Empowerment
    Healthy Living Programme
    Friendly Faces
    Children & Young People
    Black & Minority Ethnic

    Back issues of inVolve

    Click any of these links to get back issues of our inVolve newsletter
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