Support

We aim to provide simple, easy to use advice to help you set up and run your community and voluntary groups.

Start here – our support menu

Here at ‘Our Community Matters’ we aim to provide simple, easy to use advice to help you set up and run your community and voluntary groups. Our information pages are written in simple language and aim to give you all the help you will ever need. We update these information pages regularly and add new ones when we can. If you are looking for information on ...more

0

There hasn't been any comments for this post yet.

Managing Volunteers

Managing volunteers does not require any specialist knowledge. Mainly, you need common sense and the ability to put yourself in the position of a volunteer and ask yourself how you would you like to be treated. Volunteers are likely to be the lifeblood of your group so it is important that you respect, value and appreciate them – always ask yourself; “what ...more

0

There hasn't been any comments for this post yet.

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 activities and services to the community ...more

0

There hasn't been any comments for this post yet.

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 activities and services to the community ...more

0

There hasn't been any comments for this post yet.

Make a Post

You must be logged in to add a post.
Volunteer with Alzheimer’s Society

Volunteer with Alzheime...

Do you have some spare time to get involved in a volun...
Repair cafe

Repair cafe

"The UK generates 26m tonnes of waste every single yea...

KarenLinakerCEM

Your @wiltscouncil South West Wiltshire Area Board is ...
Volunteers needed at Tisbury

Volunteers needed at Ti...

We are currently looking for extra volunteers to help ...
Managing your money

Managing your money

Information and tips to help your whole committee take...
People’s Postcode Trust’s Community Project Small Grants – Round 2

People’s Postcode...

Grassroots organisations, local charities and non-prof...
Mentoring Volunteer

Mentoring Volunteer

The Youth Adventure Trust is a registered youth develo...
Summer sports camps with 360 Degree Sports Coaching – book now!

Summer sports camps wit...

360 degree Sports Coaching have received around £1000...
Wiltshire Council Get Active Holiday sport programme keeps kids active this summer

Wiltshire Council Get A...

With the summer holidays only a few weeks away, Wiltsh...
Wiltshire Council Get Active Holiday sport programme keeps kids active this summer

Wiltshire Council Get A...

With the summer holidays only a few weeks away, Wiltsh...

KarenLinakerCEM

I am pleased to announce, that for the first time sinc...
Setting the aims of your group

Setting the aims of you...

It’s a good idea to  work out the aims of your gro...
Open Access Youth Café, Chippenham

Open Access Youth Café...

The Chippenham Community Area Young People Needs Asses...

KarenLinakerCEM

What a treat...see you there! https://t.co/ebw9dTc1iD
Urgently Recruiting Link Volunteer Drivers

Urgently Recruiting Lin...

Link Schemes are voluntary groups which offer transpor...
Family Counselling Trust

Family Counselling Trust

We would like to let you know that the Family Counsell...

KarenLinakerCEM

Good to see... https://t.co/IqIq1REcuZ
Motiv8

Motiv8

Motiv8 exists to improve the life chances of young peo...
First steps for new groups

First steps for new groups

When you are thinking about setting up a new group, it...
Opening a bank account

Opening a bank account

Running any group costs money and it’s a good idea t...
Take the Tour Challenge for Alzheimer’s Support

Take the Tour Challenge...

85-year-old Tony Wills, who lives with dementia in Wil...
Mind Reset, in Malmesbury and Chippenham

Mind Reset, in Malmesbu...

“In all the Community Areas in Wiltshire Young Peopl...
Important news for all budding community reporters

Important news for all ...

You may have noticed that we have changed the look and...
Telephone befrienders needed!

Telephone befrienders n...

We are looking for friendly and confident volunteers b...

KarenLinakerCEM

@StaySafeCIC @wiltscouncil Let's have a chat and see w...