We are an independent body that works with and for the Social Sector in the Borough of Knowsley within the Liverpool City Region.
As the local infrastructure organisation (LIO) we act as the conduit between the Social Sector, Public Sector and Private Sector – forging active cross sector strategic alliances that create pathways to enable and enhance Social Sector activity.
News from Knowsley CVS
LCVS administers the Charity and the fund supports registered charities from within Lancashire, Greater Manchester and Merseyside, particularly favouring:
Equipment for organisations supporting the elderly and people with disability and for youth groups,
Holidays for disadvantaged children and carers
Join Anthony Ratcliffe in Kirkby Gallery for this one day printmaking workshop where you will learn how to make a woodcut and produce a mounted print to take home – ideal for beginners and those with some experience.read more
The Nationwide Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme (or GBVS) is part of a government plan to get more businesses connected to full fibre broadband and it will provide vouchers worth £2,500 to enable small businesses to connect to the service that have 249 employees or less.read more
Providing leadership enabling the Sector to be a strong and equal partner, shaping Knowsley the Place with People at its heart.
We are passionate about the growth of the Social Economy in Knowsley.
Knowsley Better Together
Knowsley CVS and Knowsley Council hold a “deal” for cross sector partnership working “Knowsley Better Together”. Developed by Knowsley CVS with the extensive involvement of representatives within the Social Sector. The Deal demonstrates our commitment to work together within co-operative principles to drive forward our shared commitment to Knowsley.
Working together we want to secure the positive outcomes that can be achieved through effective partnerships between the public and social sector.
Knowsley Illuminate Masterclass and Training Programme
Knowsley Illuminate is a series of Masterclasses and Training Opportunities to enable you and your organisation to build your skills, knowledge and resilience. Shining the Spotlight on issues affecting your organisation, the programme brings leading partners and experts into Knowsley to undertake a knowledge exchange with you. ½ day and full day learning opportunities are available..
Knowsley Illuminate is an agile and responsive programme that brings current and relevant learning to the Social Sector in Knowsley. It builds on our You Said – We Did approach to working with the local Sector. The programme is influenced by your feedback from our quarterly Working Better Together Events and the current local, regional and national policy and directives that affect your organisation.