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.

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Become a member

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

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Call out to stand in solidarity around the real causes of England's housing emergency

Baobab Women’s Project and Shelter Birmingham have come together to develop a statement of solidarity which puts the record straight about the causes of the housing emergency.

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Author: Helen Cobain

Our Impact

£3,218,581

Social cost benefit of The Lead Worker Peer Mentor Programme.

9,000

Birmingham citizens have participated in activities that reduce social isolation.

215

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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Latest news

  • From Birmingham with Love

    The challenges of COVID-19 and the lockdown have led to some really tough times for families this year. The From Birmingham with Love campaign is to show all families that there is a little bit of help for them, selected from the many early help services across Birmingham Children’s Partnership. Read more

  • Latest Covid 19 Restrictions: what you need to know

    From 15 September, Birmingham, Sandwell and Solihull became 'areas of intervention’. This means that, in order to control the spread of the virus, residents cannot meet with people from outside their households. There is a specific focus on these areas due to the rising number of cases and the Government is working with local leaders to address these. Read more

Latest events

  • Funding webinar – how to access free funding for your organisation

    Funding website easyfundraising are hosting a free webinar to explain how your organisation can benefit from a stream of free funding through online shopping. Read more

  • The Enchanted 10k Mid-Autumn Walk 2020

    Join St Mary's Hospice as they take you on a scenic, evening walk around leafy Bournville and Selly Oak where performing, autumnal creatures await you. By signing up and raising sponsorship you’ll be allowing more people from Birmingham and Sandwell to have dignity leading up to and at the end of life. Read more