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Covid-19 Response

VS6 is a partnership of support organisations working with the 8,600 voluntary, community, faith and social enterprise (VCFSE) groups operating across our Liverpool City Region (LCR). WHAT DO WE DO?  We work together to champion the vital role our sector does and...

LCR Sustainable & Affordable Food Questionnaire

On 1st October 2020, VS6 and the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority are jointly hosting an VCFSE Assembly event on Sustainable & Affordable Food. Ahead of this, we would like to gather information on the state of the VCFSE sector concerned with this issue....

We all have a part to play in building a stronger, healthier Knowsley

Partners across Knowsley have come together to work with residents, businesses and local communities to help to build a stronger, healthier Knowsley following the coronavirus pandemic. This includes Knowsley Council, Livv Housing, One Knowsley, Knowsley Community...
New restrictions – Frequently Asked Questions

New restrictions – Frequently Asked Questions

It has been confirmed that Knowsley, as well as all other areas within the Liverpool City Region and Warrington, will be subject to additional local restrictions from Tuesday 22 September 2020 due to the significant increase in cases of COVID-19 in the area. In...

A successful Summer of SNAP

A successful Summer of SNAP

This Summer, Knowsley families took part in SNAP (Sports, Nutrition, Active Play) free family activities across Knowsley. Thanks to the Knowsley VCFSE (Voluntary, Community, Faith & Social Enterprise) sector, children and families across the borough of Knowsley...

Covid-19 Single Point of Contact – Knowsley

Covid-19 Single Point of Contact – Knowsley

If you’re a business or organisation based in Knowsley, a Single Point of Contact is available if you have any worries or concerns regarding COVID-19. DOWNLOAD THE LEAFLET HERE   The SPOC’s role is to support you to: Prevent any cases of COVID-19 by advising on...

Spotlight: Alchemic Kitchen

Spotlight: Alchemic Kitchen

During lockdown, Alchemic Kitchen provided 4160 meals over 18 weeks from their container kitchen in Stanley Grange, and teamed up with Homebaked Anfield to supply their community groups with fresh bread. They have also been working on another project with One Knowsley...

Age Friendly- Liverpool City Region

Age Friendly- Liverpool City Region

Our society is ageing.  The number of people aged 65 and over is set to rise by 40% over the next 20 years.  This change will create new demands for technologies, products and services. The Liverpool City Region Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram is committed to making our...

Spotlight: Home-Start Knowsley

Spotlight: Home-Start Knowsley

Home-Start Knowsley is a voluntary organisation offering support to local families who are facing difficulty and have at least one child under the age of eleven. They can offer an option of a home-visiting volunteer visiting weekly in addition to a member of staff....

PRINCE’S TRUST TEAM PROGRAMME by MERSEYSIDE FIRE SERVICE

PRINCE’S TRUST TEAM PROGRAMME by MERSEYSIDE FIRE SERVICE

Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service Youth Engagement Team are really looking forward to starting their programmes again as we come out the lock-down period. They are delivering their Prince’s Trust 12 week programme for 16-25 year olds weeks across Merseyside weeks...

Faiths4Change are recruiting!

Faiths4Change are recruiting!

Faiths4Change (F4C) is a dynamic environmental charity (no.1138834) and registered company limited by guarantee (no. 7201450) currently working in and with communities on Merseyside, we’re not a religious organisation. Our work is rooted in the shared values and...

Job Opportunities with ForHousing

Job Opportunities with ForHousing

ForHousing are a busy team with lots to do. They can only do this if they've got people with as much enthusiasm and passion as they have for making things happen. It's a two-way street - in return you'll get a competitive salary, generous holiday entitlement and a...

Printable tools launched for those exempt from wearing face coverings

Printable tools launched for those exempt from wearing face coverings

A new toolkit is now available for those who, for reasons regarding health or disability, are unable to wear face coverings. The kit, which has also been translated into 11 different languages, contains posters, imagery and animations for social media, badges and...