We exist to harness people power in Birmingham
to help build a more inclusive and dynamic city

What we do

BVSC works to make a positive difference to the lives of people in Birmingham and we believe that the key to this is found in our communities.



Become a member

Become part of a growing network of voluntary, community, faith and social enterprise (VCFSE) sector organisations in Birmingham.



Our Impact


Social cost benefit of The Lead Worker Peer Mentor Programme.


Birmingham citizens have participated in activities that reduce social isolation.


Clients with multiple and complex needs and a history of rough sleeping supported into Housing First Tenancies

BVSC Research Unit

Research & Consultancy; Evaluation; Analysis; and Learning.



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  • Free Business Development Webinar - Week 6: Bid strategy and management

    If you are interested in improving your chances in writing successful funding applications or winning new business, you will be interested in BVSC's series of webinars that we will be running throughout the rest of the year. Read more

  • Webinar: Why tackling inequalities is everyone’s business and everyone’s battle in Birmingham

    Join us on for this special webinar on Monday 30 Nov at 4pm, when when BVSC CEO Brian Carr will be joined by Cllr John Cotton and Faeeza Vaid MBE, Executive Director Muslim Women's Network UK, to discuss the report 'Everyone’s Business, Everyone’s Battle: Tackling Inequalities in Birmingham'. Read more

  • Career Training for Staff Facing Restructure or Redundancy

    Half day training via zoom that will help you overcome redundancy and land that next career move. Managing personal change, emotional challenges and developing a positive mindset. How to prepare your CV, application form and covering letter. Remote and face to face interview preparation and skills Read more