Salford CVS Events & Training

Salford CVS Events & Training

Our training is only available for voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations in Salford, or those with Salford beneficiaries. If you are unsure if you are eligible to attend one of our training sessions please contact us

Applying for funding is for many organisations an essential yet time-consuming task. This course will be looking at applying to trusts and foundations, especially when they say just write a letter and there is no application form and often little in the way of guidance about what they are looking for. What do you put in it? How long should it be?  



4 March, 2021 - 10:00
Zoom (Online)

Stronger Together

To celebrate International Women’s day we’re hosting this “Stronger Together” event as an opportunity for women across Salford to come together, connect and get inspired for 2021.

The two-hour event will be a mix of inspiring speakers, entertainment, workshops and a children’s art competition.

You will have the opportunity to join two workshops and these include:

  1. Home Schooling:

Join Recreate-U for tips and trick to make home schooling fun and effective....

8 March, 2021 - 18:00
Zoom (Online)

COVID-19 has radically changed our lives and as things slowly return to some form of normality VCSE groups and organisations are now looking to reopen services. 

At Salford CVS we know Risk Assessments are key to reopening services to ensure all the risks are considered for staff and volunteers.  We...

17 March, 2021 - 10:00
Zoom (Online)

The aim of this training is to enable you to have wellbeing conversations with people you know aged 50+ in Salford. (Family, friends, neighbours and acquaintances)

Please make sure you view the short 6 min wellbeing conversation film at youtube...

17 March, 2021 - 13:30

Do you know your Indices of Multiple Deprivation from your JSNA, if not then this training session might be for you! This workshop will look at the kinds of national and local statistics you might use as evidence of need in a grant application.  


To improve your chances of getting a grant

Learning Outcomes

By attending this session participants will:

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23 March, 2021 - 10:00
Zoom (Online)

Salford CVS provide a variety of training courses and workshops, to aid trustees in their personal development and in the running of organisations. These courses can be accessed free by any trustee supporting a charity; small community group, voluntary sector organisation, social enterprise or faith group in Salford.

Further information about our next course:

The aim of this course is:


25 March, 2021 - 15:00
Zoom (Online)

The last year has seen our organisations and groups experience a period of change and transition. This could be in terms of service delivery, the types of volunteering roles and activities we offer and the wider staffing structures within the organisation.

This interactive online course will explore what it...

29 March, 2021 - 12:30
Zoom (Online)

Introduction to Cyber Security

Does phishing, cookies and pineapples just sound like a weird shopping list to you? If the answer is "Yes" then this course might be for you! 

This free training session Is aimed at small charities and organisations will introduce participants to the basics of Cyber Security. As well as providing top tips and advice on how to protect your organisation.

The charity sector is becoming increasingly vulnerable to cyber fraud. 22% of charities reported a cyber-attack or breach over the...

21 April, 2021 - 13:00
Zoom (Online)

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Salford CVS & Volunteer Centre
Registered address 
The Old Town Hall 
5 Irwell Place 
Salford, M30 0FN

Tel: 0161 787 7795 


Salford CVS is the city-wide infrastructure organisation for the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector; providing specialist information, advice, development support and opportunities for influence and collaboration.

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