Council For Voluntary Service Uttlesford (CVSU)- 25 years of advising, supporting and developing the voluntary and community sector in Uttlesford.

Opportunity to become one of our Trustees  We are pleased to send you information about an opportunity to be a Trustee of the Council for Voluntary Service Uttlesford (CVSU). We are an infrastructure charity that offers support to all voluntary and community groups in Uttlesford.      We are looking for new trustees to join the Board at a challenging but exciting time for our organisation and for the voluntary sector as a whole, with increased focus on contracted services delivered by the voluntary sector to the public sector and championing of community mobilisation.   For more information about the role, please contact Kirsty Monk on 01371 878400.  If you are interested in applying, you will need to submit a CV and personal statement. This should be sent to  CVSU, 45 Stortford Road, Great Dunmow, CM6 1DQ. Please ensure that you mark the envelope as Private and Confidential.

 Closing date:  March 31st 2014


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Dementia Connections in Essex Dementia Connections is a county wide service being delivered by the Alzheimers's Society and Age UK Essex. If you have been diagnosed with Dementia they can work with you to help you rediscover your confidence and try new hobbies and activities. They can offer you up to 12 hours of free support, helping you to take part in an activity of your choice, either on a one to one basis or within a small group. The range of activities will be based on your individual needs and may include: sports activities, shopping, craft nbased interests and getting out and about within your local community.

You may refer yourself to the service or you may be referred by a friend, relative or carer, a health or social care professional, or a member of staff from a voluntary agency who knows you.

Dementia Connections is a FREE service.

For more information please contact the Alzheimers's Society on 01245 257513 or email essexadmin@alzheimers.org.uk


Jacqueline and Kirsty

Council for Voluntary Service Uttlesford