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

Knowsley CVS surgeries

Knowsley Illuminate Surgeries are held monthly (by appointment only) and provide our Membership with the opportunity to shine the spotlight on the pressing issues within their own organisation.  Held on a 1:1 basis, the surgeries provide an opportunity to...

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Knowsley CVS Seminars

Knowsley CVS Illuminate Seminars are quarterly Sector exclusive events that bring the local Sector together with leading experts in their field.  Illuminate Seminars provide a bitesize Sector forum to mobilise local Sector collaborations, our collective...

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The Knowsley Illuminate Classes

Knowsley CVS will be delivering a programme of classes shining a spotlight on issues affecting your organisation. Public speaking for quivering wrecks Using technology to become more efficient Raising revenue for your organisation Staying focused when working alone...

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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.