Lincolnshire Community and Voluntary Service

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Here you will find all of LCVS’s latest news and updates.


Workshop to help voluntary organisations grow their business

Are you looking to increase your social impact and grow your business? Then Co-operative and Social Enterprise Development Agency is holding a workshop designed just for you. The Social Enterprise Investment workshop will be held on Friday, June 28 from 10am to 1pm at...

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Time to celebrate for Volunteers’ Week

Volunteers' Week is a chance to celebrate and say thank you for the fantastic contribution millions of volunteers make across the UK. It takes place 1-7 June every year and is an opportunity to celebrate volunteering in all its diversity. As well as helping others,...

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Healthwatch says thanks to volunteers

Local charity Healthwatch Lincolnshire will be celebrating the difference volunteers make to their organisation and thanking them for all their time and dedication during this year’s Volunteers’ Week, which runs from 1-7 June.  On the 4th and 6th June, Healthwatch...

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NHS England showcases social prescribing in Lincolnshire

NHS England has produced an 18-minute podcast exploring the value of joined-up working between the health system and voluntary sector on social prescribing in Lincolnshire. The focus is on the Gainsborough pilot area. LCVS and VCS are working together with health...

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The Cinnamon Trust needs volunteers in Boston

The Cinnamon Trust is the national charity whose wonderful volunteers help people over retirement age and those in the latter stages of a terminal illness by offering all kinds of pet care. We urgently need volunteers to help a resident of Boston with some support for...

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Join our free networking event to benefit communities

Anglian Water along with Lincolnshire Community and Voluntary Service, would like to help enhance lives through networking and collaboration for the benefit of communities.  We would like to invite you an exciting and innovative event in Boston to share information...

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LCVS shortlisted for awards

Lincolnshire Community and Voluntary Service chief executive David Fannin, along with senior area officer Angela Dobson and chairman of Trustees Graham Scorthorne attended a glittering presentation evening to pick up certificates for making the shortlist in four...

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New online training courses for voluntary and community groups

Following the success of the free online training programme in 2017/18, Volunteer Centres Lincolnshire has secured access to further free online training courses in the following subject areas. Autism Awareness Bullying and Cyberbullying *NEW* Cultural Awareness in...

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LCVS apprentice wins award

Lincolnshire Community and Voluntary Service’s very own tech whizz has scooped an Apprentice of the Year award. James Meeds, who is on an 18-month apprenticeship, looks after LCVS’s IT systems and mobile phones, as well as assisting with general administration. Just...

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Join the conversation to help those who need support

Community groups and businesses are being invited to get involved in a conversation about how everyone can work together to help those who need support. Integrated Neighbourhood Working in Stamford is already having a massive impact by empowering people to overcome...

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HANDS UP FOR SKEGNESS: See the difference volunteering makes

Community-minded residents will have the chance to find out how their time and skills could help others during a huge celebration of volunteering. Skegness Volunteers’ Week takes place from March 18 to 24 and will be an opportunity for those thinking of getting...

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Trustees Helping Trustees meeting in Spalding

The next Trustees Helping Trustees meeting is due to be held on March 12. On the agenda for the meeting will be the Charity Digital Code, which was launched in November 2018. The meetings, which are open to all trustees, are held every month at Riverview Cafe, Hills...

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