Knowsley Community & Voluntary Services

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

Nominations for the 2018 MIB Awards are now open

Do you know of an excellent eatery, a brilliant boss, or a cool cultural hot-spot that deserves some recognition? Entries are now open for the 6th Merseyside Independent Business Awards, presented by Moorcrofts Solicitors. There are 16 different awards up for grabs,...

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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.