A strong and visible Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise sector

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The difference we make

The VCSE sector plays a vital role in supporting, improving and enhancing the lives of people in Worcestershire.

Browse this page to learn more about the ways Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise organisations are making a difference.

More impact stories from the sector coming soon…

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    Community Wellbeing Roles : Develop your skillset and help amplify community voices in health and wellbeing

    Worcestershire VCSE Alliance is coordinating the development of a community research framework and training modules for the VCSE sector in Worcestershire to support professional development, linked to the principles of Research-Ready Communities. Our aim is to expand the reach and influence of voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations, and provide a free professional development opportunity…

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    Orange Button Community Scheme – One year on…

    Herefordshire and Worcestershire Orange Button Community Scheme launched in September 2022. The scheme has funded and delivered suicide prevention training to over 600 people across both counties, with 289 people going on to join the scheme. Louise McEvoy, Advanced Public Health Practitioner – Suicide Prevention, at Worcestershire County Council said – ‘We’re pleased and proud…

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    Warm Welcome Spaces in Worcestershire

    Do you have a community space that could be used to welcome people looking for warmth and connection? Warm Welcome Spaces open their doors to their local communities, offering everyone a free, warm, welcoming and friendly space. Poverty can compound isolation and loneliness and prevent people from connecting with others. The dark evenings and cold winter…

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