Local partner organisations

MVSC works closely with a number of organisations within the borough. Prominent among these are:

Healthwatch Merton

Healthwatch Merton 
Healthwatch Merton is the independent consumer champion created to gather and represent the views of the public. Healthwatch Merton will play a role at both national and local level and will make sure that the views of the public and people who use services are taken into account.

Merton Means Business

Merton Means Business 
Merton Means Business links local businesses with local activity, to mutual advantage. Businesses supporting local organisations and individuals benefit in a number of ways including very positive PR and marketing, powerful team building, and, of course, a massive feel good factor.

The Merton Community Fund

Merton Community Fund
Merton Community Fund is a fundraising and grant giving initiative which aims to support a huge variety of groups and activities within local community and support projects in which local people working to make life better for local people.

Merton Chamber of Commerce

Merton Chamber of Commerce 
Merton Chamber of Commerce is a limited company and non-profit making organisation whose overall objective is to protect and develop the interests of the business community based in the Merton.

Merton Partnership

Merton Partnership
The Merton Partnership co-ordinates the delivery of services and other activities in the borough and brings together organisations that provide services or are involved in public life in the borough. It oversees the delivery of Merton's Community Plan.

South London CVS Partnership

South London CVS Partnership
South London CVS Partnership has a mission is to support its members to deliver a better service to frontline organisations. It provides a regional voice, provides support to deliver their services and identifies opportunities to deliver new or better services. South London CVS Partnership members are the Councils for Voluntary Service in BromleyCroydonKingstonRichmondSutton and Merton South London CVS Partnership

Merton Youth Partnership

Merton Youth Partnership 
Merton Youth Partnership provides a range of effective and high quality services to young people that is informed by and responsive to their needs, accessible to them by right and engages them in decision making in the Borough.

National Council for Voluntary Youth Services
Established in 1936, the National Council for Voluntary Youth Services is a diverse and growing network of over 290 national organisations and regional and local networks that work with and for young people. NCVYS is the only national independent body that represents voluntary and community youth organisations in England. Through the work that we do, we are helping such organisations to build their capacity to deliver quality youth work.

Greater London Volunteering
Greater London Volunteering is the regional partnership body for volunteering in London. Members include Volunteer Centres, large Volunteer-involving Organisations and Volunteer Development Agencies.