Conferences and Events

We run conferences, seminars and other events throughout the year to support and inform local third sector organisations.

Events Management
For professional support in organising conferences, seminars or workshops, contact Cumbria CVS today. We are the experts at running successful events.

Contact Alison Phillips on 01768 800350 or email alisonp@cumbriacvs.org.uk

Upcoming Events

Action for Health Network – South Cumbria

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Action for Health Network

Book your place on the next of our ever popular information and networking event.

Thursday 30 May 9.30am The Coronation Hall, Ulverston

This event will focus around updates about:

  • Setting the scene for Morecambe Bay ICP, Better Care Together 2.0 and the NHS Long term Plan
  • Voluntary Sector Health and Care Partners Networks (VSPN)
  • Population Health: Health as a Social Movement and Integrated Care Communities

To download a booking form Click here.

Carlisle Volunteering Fair

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Looking to volunteer?  Why don’t you come along and speak with local organisations who need your help.

Organisations attending:

  • Age UK Carlisle and Eden
  • Alzheimer’s
  • CADAS
  • Carlisle Carers
  • Carlisle Eden Mind
  • Carlisle Youth Zone
  • Citizens Advice Carlisle and Eden
  • Cumbria Cerebral Palsy
  • Cumbria Family Support
  • Cumbria Law Centre
  • Cumbria Youth Offending Service
  • Harraby Community Centre
  • Heathlands
  • Help for Heroes
  • Lake District National Park Authority
  • NCUH Macmillan Cancer Information & Support Service & Living With and Beyond Cancer
  • Oak Tree Animals’ Charity
  • Opshops
  • People First Independent Advocacy
  • Rebike Cumbria Ltd

Meet charities to find out about a range of volunteering opportunities and see how you can make a difference.

Kendal Volunteering Fair

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Looking to volunteer?  Why don’t you come along and speak with local organisations who need your help.

Organisations attending:

  • Alzheimer’s
  • Animal Rescue Cumbria
  • Blind Veterans UK
  • Brathay Trust
  • British Red Cross
  • CADAS
  • CancerCare
  • Lake District Foundation
  • National Trust
  • Oaklea Trust
  • One Voice
  • People First Independent Advocacy
  • Quaker Tapestry Museum
  • Royal Voluntary Service
  • St John Ambulance
  • St John’s Hospice
  • Sight Advice South Lakes
  • South Lakes Citizens Advice
  • Victim Support
  • With Singing in Mind

Meet charities to find out about a range of volunteering opportunities and see how you can make a difference.

West Volunteering Fair

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Looking to volunteer?  Why don’t you come along and speak with local organisations who need your help.

Organisations attending:

  • CADAS
  • Cumbria CVS
  • Cumbria County Council
  • Cumbria Exchange
  • Cumbria Family Support
  • Cumbria Youth Alliance
  • Hospice at Home West Cumbria
  • Howgill Family Centre
  • Hug a Mug
  • Impact Furniture Services
  • Kirkgate Centre
  • Lake District Calvert Trust
  • Lake District National Park Authority
  • Victim Support
  • West Cumbria Carers
  • West Cumbria Rivers Trust

Meet charities to find out about a range of volunteering opportunities and see how you can make a difference.

AWAZ English Language Support Volunteer Information Session

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AWAZ Cumbria is looking for volunteers to provide English language support for individuals from ethnic minority groups. It might be helping:

  • An individual who feels isolated because they don’t have the confidence to speak English
  • A child struggling to keep up with the language in the classroom
  • A parent struggling to communicate with the school and other parents

If you have some spare time and want to volunteer to help with English Language Support then book your volunteer place today to find out more about this Cumbria Community Integration Project.

South Funding Event

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Speak directly to funders; access essential funding information, advice and support; network with other local organisations.

Funders include: ACTion with Communities in Cumbria (ACT), National Lottery Community Fund, Charity Bank, Cumbria Community Foundation, Cumbria Exchange, Cumbria Youth Alliance, First Ark Social Investment (NEW FUNDER), Francis C Scott Trust, Frieda Scott Trust, Hadfield Trust, Heritage Lottery Fund and Sir John Fisher Foundation.