20 FREE Used Conference Room Chairs-Collection Only

20 FREE Used Conference Room Chairs-Collection Only Our conference room chairs are looking for a new home. As you can see from the picture there are two types of chair (with arms, without arms). Whilst the chairs are in good condition, please be aware that they are a little old so might not last a long time. The chairs are … Read More

Care leavers survey

The Care Leavers Association, a national user-led charity supporting care leavers, has been awarded funding by the Department of Health to work with local Clinical Commissioning Groups to help improve health outcomes for care leavers. The basis of the project will be to take the experiences and views of care leavers about what issues have affected their health – looking … Read More

Local transport review – have your say

Local Transport Review: Have your say at local events As you will be aware a public consultation on proposed changes to local bus services commenced on 20 January 2016. Residents and stakeholders can have their say on these proposals until Monday 14 March 2016 when the consultation closes. Over the next few weeks, a team of officers from Surrey County … Read More

Surrey Community Buildings Scheme

The Surrey Community Buildings Scheme is a partnership scheme jointly funded by Surrey County Council and nine district and borough councils and administered by Surrey Community Action. Capital grants are available to village halls, community centres and voluntary youth buildings. Each year the Community Buildings Grant Scheme provides £150,000 for improvements to community halls which is match funded by local … Read More

Community gardening project funding

As part of this year’s Britain in Bloom campaign the Royal Horticultural Society is looking for community gardening projects which benefit local health and wellbeing. You might be using gardening to bring new groups together and reduce social exclusion, to encourage outdoor activity in the fresh air, reconnect people with seasonal food or simply promote good mental health. If this … Read More

Speak out for your communities

New rules outlined by the government mean charities will be banned from using government grants for campaigns to pressure ministers to change policies. In response Neil Cleeveley, Chief Executive of NAVCA, said: “This is a deeply worrying move by the government. Campaigning is a completely legitimate activity for charities and an essential part of our democracy…Most charities campaign not for … Read More

Parking space wanted

Us in a Bus are looking for a parking space in Guildford for a van.  If you can help contact renee.canter@usinabus.org.uk