Support 4 Dacorum is the new support service for voluntary and community groups in Dacorum, delivered in partnership by Community Action Dacorum and the Volunteer Centre Dacorum. Our services are designed to help voluntary and community groups achieve their aims and become as effective and sustainable as possible.
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Community Action Dacorum, 48 High Street, Hemel Hempstead, Herts, HP1 3AF
Telephone: 01442 253935 – Fax: 01442 239775
Registered Charity No: 288080 – Company Ltd by Guarantee 01745852
•One-to-one funding advice
•Monthly members’ newsletter, Find the Funding
•Themed funding briefing sheets for members
•Funding search service
•Funding application support for members
•Funding application reviews
•Community Fundraising Events, including Victorian Evening and Berkhamsted Festival of Light
•Starting your group
•How to write a constitution or governing document
•Choosing a legal structure
•Registering as a charity and understanding charity law
•Role of the trustees or management committee
•Policies and procedures
•Partnership working and networking
•Support with Social Enterprise
•We work in partnership with Herts Training and Development Consortium to provide training for paid staff and volunteers in voluntary and community groups
•Courses are offered at a subsidised rate to members of Community Action Dacorum
•Website development, fees apply
•Social Media support - Facebook, Twitter, fees apply
•Community Action News
•Promotional material, fees apply
•Mail outs, fees apply
•Promotion of your events, vacancies, etc
•Radio advertising, fees may apply
The new Disclosure and Barring Service, which used to be known as CRB Checks, Criminal Record Bureau.
These checks can be done by employers on some staff and volunteers whose work involves close and regular contact with children and vulnerable adults.