People and communities

What's happening in your community, how to get involved and celebrating diversity in our district.

Armed Forces Community Covenant

The Essex Armed Forces Community Covenant was formally signed in November 2012

Community grants

We can offer grants for local community projects to enable clubs, local councils or organisations to build facilities, pay for training, carry out renovations, or complete countless other projects

Volunteering in Uttlesford

There are numerous voluntary groups in the district supporting a wide range of organisations

Grant funding opportunities

Grant funding opportunities and information for groups in Uttlesford

Community learning courses

Find and sign up for the latest community learning courses to build your skills and confidence

Holocaust Memorial Day - 27 January

All about Holocaust Memorial Day 2023

Celebrating diversity across Uttlesford

We were joined on 22 March for a community listening event to hear women's experiences, challenges and their perspective on the day-to-day life in Uttlesford

DevelopMe hub

DevelopMe supports you in getting a job, changing career or further developing your skills and personal development

The UK Shared Prosperity Fund: call for bids

We are asking for partners to submit projects or activities that will deliver the priorities identified in the government's UK Shared Prosperity Fund

Essex youth vaping survey

Essex County Council are researching vaping among young people in Essex as it is something we know little about.