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It’s Back: HWB Day in Devizes

Devizes Rotary, working in partnership with the Devizes Area Health and Wellbeing Group, and supported by Wiltshire Council, is hosting the second DCA HWB Day from 11am – 3pm on Saturday 15th June 2019 on the Small Green in Devizes. Once again the aim of the day is to provide visitors with information about the health ...more

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Your starting point for grant fundin...

Every community group needs funding to deliver its local activities.  This can come from subscriptions, donations, membership fees, sponsorship, trading, fundraising and grants. Grants are a key source of funding and are available from a range of sources.  Funders are keen to support local community groups providing ...more

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Planning community events

Planning community events

Guide for running and organising voluntary and community events https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/can-do-guide-for-organisers-of-voluntary-events/the-can-do-guide-to-organising-and-running-voluntary-and-community-events Catering/ food safety for community groups and events https://www.food.gov.uk/business-industry/caterers/food-hygiene/charity-community-groups How to organise a street party http://www.wiltshire.gov.uk/comm-living-organise-street-party-guide.pdf Planning ...more

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Community Transport

Information on community transport in Wiltshire http://www.wiltshirecommunitytransport.org.uk/ Wiltshire Link Schemes are local voluntary groups offering a low level support to local people who are in need either because they are elderly, lonely, disabled, single parents or perhaps are temporarily in need because of illness http://www.wiltshirelink.org.uk/     more

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Insurance for community activities, ...

Information and advice to help groups decide whether they need public liability insurance for events and  community group including buildings and public liability insurance. http://www.resourcecentre.org.uk/information/public-liability/ http://www.parishinsurance.co.uk/charity-not-for-profit-insurance https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/385166/CC49_LowInk.pdf https://vr.volresource.org.uk/services/insurance/ more

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DBS checks

DBS checks

Information on using the DBS service http://www.resourcecentre.org.uk/information/disclosure-and-barring-service-dbs/ Link to downloadable booklet for disclosure application process https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/disclosure-application-process-for-volunteers Overview of DBS process https://www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check/overview more

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Recruiting and managing volunteers

Volunteer recruitment Guidance on writing volunteer descriptions and everything you need to know about recruiting https://knowhownonprofit.org/people/volunteers/recruiting/writing Information on involving volunteers in a project http://www.valonline.org.uk/introduction-involving-volunteers Managing volunteers: Downloadable ...more

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Where to find volunteers

Website for volunteering opportunities https://do-it.org/ How to go about recruiting volunteers for your organisation. – what you need to do before you recruit and the process you need to go through to find the best volunteers for your organisation. https://knowhownonprofit.org/people/volunteers/recruiting Downloadable ...more

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