Community CVS is working in partnership with volunteers, groups and organisations to support the Covid-19 Community Response in the Borough.

Find out what we’re doing to help and how you can get involved


This video has been produced by BRFC Community Trust to thank all volunteers and agencies involved in the COVID-19 response in Blackburn with Darwen.

We would also like to add our thanks to all our partners – and especially to those of you out there in our communities who have tirelessly given your time and energy to help neighbours and other vulnerable members of our community.


Community Volunteer Awards 2020

Celebrating the Borough’s unsung heroes.

Nominations now open!

Do you know a volunteer, have a neighbour or know of any business or organisation making a real positive difference to the lives of residents and communities in Blackburn with Darwen?

Why not nominate them for an award?

Please note: due to the current COVID-19 situation the ceremony will be rescheduled at a suitable future date. Nominations will still be open as many volunteers and groups are doing heroic things to help in the situation. We will keep you posted with any new developments..

You can find the nomination forms here.

Plan for the future

Community CVS can offer business support to third sector organisations.

Identifying organisational need through a full diagnostic report.

Develop and implement a realistic growth and sustainablity plan.

Understand how to address barriers and construct sulutions resulting in a clear strategy.

  • Please call or e-mail Lynn Trickett now to check if you are eligible.