Information, advice and guidance

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Charities and social media

Do you understand how your legal duties are relevant to your charity’s use of social media? If not, then there are a number of things which you need to consider and put into place to ensure you stay within the law and minimise risk.

Stay Warm and Well this Winter

Are you winter-ready?  Check you have everything you need to look after your health to prevent common winter illnesses from developing into more serious health issues.

Big Community Switch is back again! Helping residents to see if they can save on energy bills.

Don't wait any longer to see if you can start saving on your energy bills. Join the Big Community Switch today and take control of your energy costs.

New bans and restrictions on polluting single-use plastics come into force

Through the actions of government, businesses and individuals, we are transitioning away from unnecessary plastics and improving sustainability across the public and private sectors. This shift from single-use items is vital as the Government continues its work to protect the environment for future generations.

Improving Broadband for very hard to reach premises

Good digital connectivity will play an important part in ensuring the most rural and remote communities in the UK, which have typically not been able to benefit from improvements to their broadband services, are not left behind.

Digital Switchover causes concern in rural communities

The planned changes within the telecommunications industry to move landline telephone services in the UK  to a fully digital network over the coming months has caused concern, particularly for those in rural communities. 

Support Available for Unpaid Carers

People living in Norfolk who are looking after another adult can get support from Carers Matter Norfolk.

Your chance to win £1000 unrestricted funding for your organisation

Easyfundraising and Tesco have partnered up and will give £1000 funding pots to 5 community organisations this October. 

Increase your chances of finding funding for your organisation

Funding is crucial in enabling your organization to deliver its services and finding the right funding is key to success.

Here are some top tips to get you started. 

Captain Tom: lessons learned!

Capt. Sir Tom who won the hearts of the country - and later a knighthood from the Queen - walking laps of his garden to raise money for the NHS. The extraordinary fundraising achievement was well documented and his determination to walk 100 laps of his garden before his 100th birthday transformed him into a defining figure of England's first national lockdown, making headlines and inspiring people from around the world to donate.

Sadly, in recent weeks, the charity has come under scrutiny as it has been alleged that the daughter of Capt. Sir Tom Moore was paid thousands of pounds via her family company for appearances in connection with her late father's charity.


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