About Us

Lancaster District Community Voluntary Solutions (LDCVS) is a registered charity founded in 1972.

We have a strong history of supporting the voluntary, community, faith, and social enterprise sector (VCFSE) and ensuring these organisations are visible, valued and heard.

With years of experience, we understand the needs of communities and offer support to voluntary organisations in these communities.

We guide, represent and support over 500 charities across Lancaster District.
Over the years, we have also helped organisations connect with over 1,000 volunteers.
Our core work supports:
  • Collaboration through partnership meetings
  • Shared learning through events
  • Training and funding advice
  • Administering grants on behalf of organisations
  • Organisational development
  • Financial services
  • Providing volunteering support and resources to organisations and individuals