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 … 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 … Read More

FREE office space in Camberley

Centric Community Projects have FREE (including utility bills) office space available in Camberley for charities and not-for-profit organisations. For more information visit http://centricprojects.org/properties/sentry-house-surrey/?position=Camberley

Local resilience training

Surrey’s Local Resilience Forum is running a number of courses that are available for any volunteers/staff  who may be interested or already engaged in Local Resilience and volunteering in an emergency. See the Surrey LRF Training Prospectus 2015-16 for further details.

Be prepared for Reigate’s new scout hall

Young people from the 17th Reigate (St. Joseph’s) Scout Group celebrated the opening of their brand new Scout hall on Saturday 19 September. Funding for the new hall 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 … Read More

Surveying the VCFS landscape

Have we helped your organisation over the last year?  Perhaps you attended our Funding Fair or one of our Building Better Opportunities events? Maybe you’ve used our back office services such as payroll support, DBS checks or job vacancy advertising? Do you represent one of the village halls or community transport schemes we’ve worked with over the last year? Or are you … Read More