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ACceleraTe

Wyndhams, St. Joseph's Place, , , SN10 1DD

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Funded by Wiltshire Council and managed by Community First, ACceleraTe is a business growth social enterprise for Community Transport in Wiltshire. Direct operational support for community transport schemes ACceleraTe provides direct operational support t ...

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Broadband and Community Life

Wyndhams, St. Joseph's Place, , , SN10 1DD

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Its not just individuals and businesses that can benefit from fast broadband speeds.  Here are some ways in which broadband can help the life of our communities:  Showcase your community on a website that brings together events and local inf ...

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CF Bulk Oil Buying

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DO YOU WANT CHEAPER HEATING OIL PRICES? What's the scheme about? Community First has set up a new service that will reduce the cost of your domestic heating oil each time you place an order. All you need to do to take advantage of the scheme is to pay an ...

Community First

Community First, , SN10 1DD

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For the latest vacancies from Community First please follow the link

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Community First and Broadband

Wyndhams, St. Joseph's Place, , , SN10 1DD

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Improving rural access to Superfast Broadband is an important priority for Community First and one that is recognised by Defra which provides funding for involvement in this issue. As the work to improve Wiltshire & Swindon’s broadband gets underway ...

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Community Led Planning Resources

Wyndhams, St. Joseph's Place, , , SN10 1DD

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A TOOLKIT FOR COMMUNITY LED PLANNING   ACRE’s NEW national toolkit provides step by step guidance on how to go about developing a Parish or Community Led Plan. Published in February 2012, the Toolkit shows communities how to use the new Localis ...

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Consultancy

Wyndhams, St. Joseph's Place, , , SN10 1DD

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WHAT WE DO Many organisations in the Third Sector need advice and assistance to carry out specific assignments outside their day to day work but do not have the time or resources. CF Consultancy has a team of specialists who have many years experience o ...

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Credit Unions

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Credit Unions are community based local savings and loan schemes. Managed and run by trained volunteers, credit unions offer people who live or work in the area a chance to save regularly (by cash, standing order, payroll deduction or at a collection poin ...

Financial Inclusion

Wyndhams, St. Joseph's Place, , , SN10 1DD

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As part of our financial inclusion work we manage Care 4UR Cash. Funded predominantly through the Henry Smith Foundation the project offers young carers and their families, one to one support to help manage their money and prevent a worsening cycle of deb ...

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Fit Together

Wyndhams, St. Joseph's Place, , , SN10 1DD

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Fit Together works with people who may otherwise not take part in sport. The partnership with Westlea Housing, Wiltshire NHS, Age UK Wiltshire and Wiltshire and Swindon Activity and Sports Partnership (WASP) and Communit ...

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Free Social Enterprise Business Support Sessions

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The Wiltshire Transforming Local Infrastructure (TLI) social enterprise support programme commenced with an initial session on Registering your Social Enterprise. Further sessions on Business Cases were held followed by sessions covering topics such as Fu ...

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Good Neighbours Scheme

Wyndhams, St. Joseph's Place, , , SN10 1DD

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Wiltshire Good Neighbours (WGN) is a new and exciting service that is being funded by Wiltshire Council and provided by Community First in partnership with Age UK Wiltshire and Age UK Salisbury. The service is an innovative response to a recognised need t ...

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Grants

Wyndhams, St. Joseph's Place, , , SN10 1DD

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Community First manages a number of community project grant schemes aimed at providing funding support for new project pump priming or for existing project development. Solve - The Community Fund This is a wide ranging community projects support fund. Gra ...

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Help for CLP Groups

Wyndhams, St. Joseph's Place, , , SN10 1DD

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If you are thinking of undertaking a community led plan, Community First can provide advice and support to help you through the process.  What help can we offer? Our basic support package is FREE of charge. This includes an initial meeting with the ...

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Landfill Communities Fund

Wyndhams, St. Joseph's Place, , , SN10 1DD

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The Landfill Communities Fund supports community, built heritage and environmental projects in the vicinity of landfill sites and / or landfill operator depots. The majority of Wiltshire & Swindon is covered by eligible catchment areas. Projects need ...

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Link Schemes

Wyndhams, St. Joseph's Place, , , SN10 1DD

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 The Link Project supports an existing network of 45 community based Link Schemes in Wiltshire and Swindon and is also open to members of the community interested in developing a Link scheme for their own communities in Wiltshire. The Link ...

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Local Councils Insurance

Wyndhams, St. Joseph's Place, , , SN10 1DD

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Community First has successfully worked to develop and offer a cost saving Group Insurance Scheme to eligible local councils, both within and outside of Wiltshire. The Scheme is underwritten by Zurich, a leading provider of insurance to Britain's public ...

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Making a CASE, Making it Happen

Wyndhams, St. Joseph's Place, , , SN10 1DD

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Community First was part of the RDPE funded ‘Making a CASE, Making it Happen’ project which was a 3-year programme of funding and support for community and social enterprises. It has provided funding for 19 major projects across the South West and in addi ...

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Partnerships

Wyndhams, St. Joseph's Place, , , SN10 1DD

Wiltshire Compact is an agreement between local public sector bodies and organisations of the voluntary and community sector to support and improve partnership working between the sectors. It is also a model for relations between organisations in t ...

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Plain Action

Wyndhams, St. Joseph's Place, , , SN10 1DD

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Plain Action is a grants programme with £2.5m of European funding, running from 2009 to 2013. Funds are targeted at skills and training, business and employment and communities across the Salisbury Plain area.

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