Connecting and Strengthening the VCSE Sector

Latest updates from the Alliance

Community Wellbeing Roles Monthly Check-In dates announced

Do you work in a role that supports the wellbeing of people in their communities? Do you spend the majority of your time in the community, working face to face with people? You might be a Community Builder, Community Catalyst, Community Connector, Community Mental Health Link Worker, Health and Wellbeing…

What is Social Value? View the workshop and presentation slides

On Wednesday 22nd November, Worcestershire VCSE Alliance hosted a learning event introducing participants to Social Value as a tool to understand and demonstrate organisational impact. The session was led by Gemma Finnegan, Intelligence, Impact & Evaluation Lead for 2 Cornish charities – Cornwall Rural Community Charity and Cornwall Voluntary Sector…

Herefordshire and Worcestershire ICS Academy Exchange – one-stop-shop digital learning & development platform for VCSE organisations

Herefordshire and Worcestershire ICS Academy Exchange – one-stop-shop learning & development online platform for VCSE organisations  The ICS Academy Exchange is a learning management system and a repository of learning resources that has been created as a shared resource for the workforce of the Herefordshire and Worcestershire Integrated Care System.…

FREE Fundraising Webinars for youth Worcestershire VCSE organisations

Young Solutions is working with Sam Flatley to provide limited FREE fundraising support to their members and other youth voluntary organisations in Worcestershire to offer -         advice and guidance on finding funding-         proof-reading and feedback on drafted funding applications-         writing and completion of grant funding applications (limited slots available)-         advice…

Community Wellbeing Roles – Monthly Check-In : October

Wednesday 18th October 12.30 -1.30In April we welcomed people in wellbeing roles to share their experiences of working in the community and hopes for future support. Making time to step back, slow down and off-load with peers were actions described as vital to maintaining personal wellbeing.  If the opportunity to…

Have your say on hospital care by taking part in the Big Quality Conversation

Patients and their carers, families and friends are being asked to share what matters most to them when they are in Worcestershire’s hospitals, to help inform plans for further improving patient experiences and quality of care. Hospital staff at Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust – which runs the Alexandra, Kidderminster and Worcestershire…

FREE Training : Exploring Asset Based Community Development (ABCD)

Want to know more about what ABCD actually is? This is a great opportunity to attend a one-day, interactive workshop, presented by the ABCD team. This free, in person ABCD workshop is open to everyone working & living in Worcestershire. Professionals & community groups working to improve community health & wellbeing…