News Articles

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Click here to read information on the status of Community Action Norfolk's Services. As well as links to other information and advice
This website uses cookies. You can read more about how we use your personal data in our Privacy Notice

Tackling fuel poverty, and what is available to help you

Community Action Norfolk has been busy delivering training in tacking fuel poverty to front-line staff across the county. 

Resource: Hiring out community premises – a ‘landlord’s checklist’

Many community venues generate income by hiring out their premises to a wide variety of other groups and organisations, for everything from regular club meetings to one-off social functions and arts events -  but it’s important to protect the organisation hiring out the premises and the individual or group ‘buying in’ the facility.

Working in partnership with Anglian Water

CAN is working with Anglian Water’s Keep It Clear campaign to raise awareness with consumers and householders of the damage, cost and distress that blockages can cause – and how to prevent them happening.

NHS Complaints Advocacy service - helping people to be heard

Many of us don’t like complaining. We find it difficult, embarrassing and are not always sure who we should take our concerns to. The NHS Complaints Advocacy service is free, confidential, and independent of the NHS and, in Norfolk, is provided by a partnership of Age UK Norfolk, Equal Lives, Community Action Norfolk and POhWER

New Community Fund Awards First Grants

Twenty one local organisations are celebrating being awarded grants through the new East Coast Community Fund.

Funding: Architectural Heritage Fund Mortgage Scheme - No deadline

Mortgage style loans of £150,000 - £500,000 over 10 – 20 years are available to assist registered charities and not for profit organisations acquire buildings or working capital for restoration projects.

Get Norfolk Reading Campaign

The Get Norfolk Reading campaign aims raise literacy levels in primary schools.

Resources: Productivity Tools

A selection of digital resources to help charities.

Social Entrepreneurs Programme support for social enterprise projects through the School for Social Entrepreneurs.

Support, training and funding is available for community or social enterprise projects. 

Farewell to Henry

June marked the departure from Community Action Norfolk of one of our longest serving team members, Henry Meiklejohn.  


Subscribe to News Articles