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Voluntary and Community Support and Development

Voluntary and Community Support and Development

This self-help portal will provide you with access to the advice and information necessary to start, support or develop your voluntary or community group or organisation.

What do you need help with?

Funding Central

Community grant funding from North Lincolnshire Council

Big Lottery Fund - Funding Finder

Children and Young People Now - Find funding in England

The LGBT Consortium - Find funding for your LGBT voluntary or community organisation

Grant Finder - A fee may apply for this service

Do-it - Find volunteers for your organisation or start volunteering

Find volunteers for your sport or leisure group

VANL - Voluntary Action North Lincolnshire

RunAClub - Support to set up and manage your community club

North Lincolnshire Local Safeguarding Children Board - Voluntary and community organisations working with children and young people

North Lincolnshire Safeguarding Adults Board - A multi-agency group that has been set up to monitor and steer Safeguarding Adults in North Lincolnshire

Business planning guide to developing a social enterprise [PDF, 2.4Mb]

Community Matters - Information, advice and​ model documents for starting and developing a community or voluntary organisation.

Buy4NorthernLincolnshire - Northern Lincolnshire procurement  

KnowHow NonProfit - All about commissioning and procurement

North Lincolnshire Data Observatory - Easy access to population, economic, community safety, health and education data for local authorities, partner agencies and communities across North Lincolnshire.

Safeguarding Adults Board - The aim of the North Lincolnshire Safeguarding Adults Board is to ensure effective coordination of services to safeguard and promote the welfare of local adults who may be at risk of abuse and harm.

North Lincolnshire Council's Strategy - Information about the council's priorities.

North Lincolnshire Strategic Assessment - It aims to bring together all of the local intelligence about the health, wellbeing and social care needs of the local population.

Health and Well Being Strategy - What partners can do better together to add value. And to identify opportunities for working together differently while delivering value for money

Education Strategy - The purpose of this document is to capture our shared ambition for children and young people - what it is we expect to achieve and how we are going to get there.

Children and Young People's Plan - Explains our strategic priorities and ambitions to meet the needs of children, young people and their families across North Lincolnshire.

Health and Healthy Lifestyles - Useful information if you are delivering or planning to set up a community group which focuses on health and wellbeing

The British Way Of Life  is a programme to help all asylum seekers, refugees and migrants get used to British life as quickly as possible.

Clarity English- Road to IELTS is an online preparation and practice resource for IELTS, which stands for 'International English Language Testing System'. If your first language is not English, taking an IELTS qualification will help you gain further qualifications and employment in many countries, including the United Kingdom.

To access these free resources, you will need membership of North Lincolnshire Library Service. You will just need to visit your local library in order to register as a member.  This is also free of charge.

Are you a public body, business or charity that would like to make a public ongoing commitment to improving the lives of people with dementia?​ Find out about becoming a member of The Dementia Action Alliance

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Last updated: 25/01/2018