VET Covid-19 Survey

The Lincolnshire Voluntary Executive Team (VET) is a partnership of voluntary organisations and statutory stakeholders who have chosen to work together to further opportunities for the voluntary sector in Lincolnshire....

NHS Additional Volunteers

NHS additional volunteers will be coordinated by RVS and the NHS and may be asked to; Deliver medicines from pharmacies Drive patients to appointments Take them home from hospital Make regular phone calls to check on people isolating at home NHS Volunteer Responders...
Nominate your unsung hero for a Pride of South Holland Award

Nominate your unsung hero for a Pride of South Holland Award

Nominations are now being sought for the 2020 Pride of South Holland Awards. The awards honour those in Spalding and surrounding area who go the extra mile to help their communities. Categories include: Caring Neighbour – This award is for a caring and...

Social Enterprise and investment news

Interested in growing, developing and/ or sustaining your organisation? A good place to learn about social investment is the Good Finance website resource that will help you to navigate the world of social investment.  Here you can find out what social investment is,...

Can you help at the City of Lincoln 10K event?

An appeal has gone out for volunteers to help at the City of Lincoln 10K, which in 2020 is taking place on Sunday 14th June. The event is organised by Run For All, part of the lasting legacy of the late amateur athlete and fundraiser Jane Tomlinson CBE, who made...

Good Neighbour Scheme plan for East Elloe

A Good Neighbour Scheme is being considered in East Elloe to help people who may need a little bit of help. A Good Neighbour Scheme is a way of connecting volunteers with a resident who needs a little bit of help with a variety of things, such as: Occasional lifts...
Eileen’s thanks for support after husband’s death

Eileen’s thanks for support after husband’s death

When Eileen’s husband passed away after 65 years of marriage, it took some time to re-adjust to  life. Now, after nearly 3 years without him, she has decided to write about some of the services and organisations that helped her cope with her grief and rebuild her...

Don’t miss out on final round of Inclusive Boston Award funding

Lincolnshire Community and Voluntary Service’s Inclusive Boston funding continues to be available to supporting organisations and groups with projects which promote inclusivity and partnership working. Funded projects are expected to primarily focus on developing...
EU Settlement Scheme Support Workshops

EU Settlement Scheme Support Workshops

Boston College is holding a series of EU Settlement Scheme workshops to help students from Europe apply for official residency. Following the UK’s departure from the European Union on January 31, EU nationals need to apply for the EU Settlement Scheme before...