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We support and strengthen the voluntary, community and faith sectors in Surrey with funding and business advice, advocacy and financial service: we’re here to help you to help others.

We work with many hundreds of people and organisations across Surrey providing services such as payroll administration and community buildings advice and supporting projects such as voluntary car schemes and rural housing provision.

Vitally, with our expertise, we help communities at a grass roots level.  Projects include working with vulnerable groups with challenging needs and behaviours, families in need (housing and benefits support) and assisting the elderly.  You will find a list of our projects here

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Be part of the Building Better Opportunities bid for East Surrey and West Sussex

“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much” Helen Keller. . As you may know, Surrey Community Action is a community support organisation working with and supporting community and voluntary groups in Surrey by providing expert information and advice, combined with specialist services and oversight, to strengthen vulnerable communities and the VCFS to get them a better deal.. . For the past three years, Surrey Community Action has administered European Social Fund Community Grants throughout the South East... [Read More...]

Fire crime and licensing training for community building managers

Helping you to take preventative action. . This YouTube video shows how devastating a case of arson can be to a community building – and sadly there have been a number of arson attacks to community buildings in Surrey over the last couple of years.. . But as well as arson, unfortunately there are other types of crimes which can disproportionately affect community buildings such as anti-social behaviour and illegal activities such as gambling or under-age parties.. . That’s why Surrey... [Read More...]

Be part of the Building Better Opportunities bid for West Surrey and Hampshire

As you may know, Surrey Community Action is a community support organisation working with and supporting community and voluntary groups in Surrey by providing expert information and advice, combined with specialist services and oversight, to strengthen vulnerable communities and the VCFS to get them a better deal.  Action Hampshire provide a similar role for Hampshire.. . For the past three years, Surrey Community Action has administered European Social Fund Community Grants throughout the South East of England, distributing over £3m of... [Read More...]