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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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Lingfield Housing Needs Survey

Lingfield Neighbourhood Plan Steering group has asked Surrey Community Action's Rural Housing Adviser to carry out a housing needs survey.. . This will provide more detailed information about the development of new homes in the village and the future needs of local people.. . If you live or work in the parish, take part in the survey here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/3HW8PYP... [Read More...]

Community Buildings - dates for your diary

Surrey Community Action offers a range of support and advice for community building management committees.. . Upcoming dates for your diary are:. . Wednesday 18 November (9.30am-3.00pm) - Prevention through Education.  . . Learn how to take preventative measures to help mitigate the risk of crimes affecting your building.. . Carry out a fire risk assessment. Understand fire prevention methods. Know when incidences should be recorded or reported. Learn about licencing requirements. Crime prevention. . Cost: FREE session includes refreshments and lunch.. . Venue: Compton... [Read More...]

A little oasis in the heart of Dorking

A new courtyard garden in the heart of Dorking which aims to provide a little oasis of calm for visitors to the United Reform Church in West Street, officially opened on Sunday 27 September.. . Funding for the garden refurbishment was partly provided by a grant from the Community Buildings Grant Scheme which is administered by Surrey Community Action on behalf of Surrey County Council.. . In addition to the funds raised by the congregation, the community and church reserves, both Surrey... [Read More...]