Setting up or Developing a Group
Setting up a new Group and need advice?
If you are about to set up a new group and want to know how to go about it, we can offer you a free consultation. If you then need further help we would ask you become a member of Hunts Forum. The membership gives you full access to the full range of support services, as well as training.
Want help to review your existing group and decide how best to move forward?
If you are an existing group and would like help to develop, by expanding your services or reviewing your governance and Trustees, we can offer members a 1:1 service to assess your needs.
Please contact Angela Haylock firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01480 420601
Develop your existing group:
Struggling to grow or just exist or looking for funding for your new project?. We can help by providing advice and guidance on:
Funding- see the home page Funding Advice section.
We also provide a personalised funding search using our Grantfinder online programme.
Marketing (including social media, websites, and dealing with the media). We provide training on basic Charity Marketing, see the Training and Development page for details of our training programme
Volunteer Management - We have policies for recruiting and managing volunteers, see the home page. Training is available from the Volunteer Centre.
Training: Take a look at the current training programme and book on courses or contact us to discuss your training requirements.
Policies and Procedures - Are you up to date with your policies? Take a look on the Policies and Procedures page
Please contact us for any other help with developing
If you are thinking about setting up a new community group you will need to consider a number of things like what "constitution" do you have , what format do you want the group to be.You will need basic " must have" Policies, a separate bank account,and 3 signatures for cheques.
This area will contain documents relating to your Board of Trustees, e.g. governance, skills audit etc.