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

One Stop’s Carriers for Causes Grants - Applications welcomed on a rolling basis

Grants of up to £1,000 are available to projects within two miles of a One Stop shop that benefit their local community. 

Heritage Lottery Fund Grants - various deadlines

A range of grants are available from the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Dementia Friendly Resource Pack for Employers

A resource pack for organisations wishing to become more dementia friendly has been published. 

Volunteering and Benefits Guidance

NCVO has published guidance for potential volunteers who are concerned that volunteering could affect their state benefits.  

Social Media Tips for Trustees and Boards

The Guardian have shared advice and tips for Trustees and Board Members who are considering using social media as a way to improve transparency but also boost the profile of their organisation.  

Marketing Guidance for Small Community Health and Wellbeing Enterprises

A marketing guide for small community health, care and wellbeing enterprises has been published. 

Useful Toolkit for Community Libraries

A toolkit has been produced outlining good practice for community libraries. 

Changes to the Office for Civil Society

Many of the roles of the Office for Civil Society (OCS) have been transferred to the Department of Culture, Media and Sport, in order to for work towards the Government’s strategy to promote volunteering, social action and philanthropy, to be in one Department.  

Registering with the Fundraising Register

The Fundraising Regulator has been established following the Etherington review of fundraising self-regulation in 2015, as the independent regulator of charitable fundraising.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Checks and Acquittals

A DBS Checks provides employers with a certificate showing their employee’s (including volunteers) criminal records.  There are three levels of disclosure; basic, standard and enhanced.  


Subscribe to News Articles