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About VCF Direct

What is VCF Direct?


VCF Direct is an online directory that includes contact and service details for all known groups/organisations in and around the Sefton area. Currently there are more than 1,000 Voluntary, Community & Faith (VCF) organisations included and they are delivering over 3,500 services that are available to local residents.

Who runs and manages VCF Direct?

The system is managed by Sefton CVS and was commissioned by South Sefton and Southport & Formby Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) and developed by VidaVia Ltd.

Is it free to use?

This online directory is free and can be used by anybody to find relevant and/or nearby services.

Who can use VCF Direct?

It can be used by frontline professionals (eg: GP's / Social Workers / etc) to signpost clients to relevant services; a secure referral mechanism is also available.