County: Wilts

Good Neighbours Scheme

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

www.communityfirst.org.uk/index.php/community-health-and-wel

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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Community First and Broadband

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

www.communityfirst.org.uk/index.php/broadband/community-firs

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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Landfill Communities Fund

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

www.communityfirst.org.uk/index.php/grants/landfill-communit

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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Financial Inclusion

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

www.communityfirst.org.uk/index.php/credit-unions

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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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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Grants

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

www.communityfirst.org.uk/index.php/grants

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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ACceleraTe

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

www.communityfirst.org.uk/index.php/ct/accelerate

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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Help for CLP Groups

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

www.communityfirst.org.uk/index.php/community-development/pa

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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Plain Action

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

www.communityfirst.org.uk/index.php/grants/plain-action

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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Making a CASE, Making it Happen

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

www.communityfirst.org.uk/index.php/other-services/case

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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Consultancy

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

www.communityfirst.org.uk/index.php/other-services/consultan

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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Local Councils Insurance

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

www.communityfirst.org.uk/index.php/local-councils/local-cou

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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Community Led Planning Resources

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

www.communityfirst.org.uk/index.php/community-development/co

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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Village Hall Insurance

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

www.communityfirst.org.uk/index.php/village-halls/vh-insuran

Community First has been representing Zurich in the provision of insurance for village halls for a number of years.  We have teamed up with Suffolk ACRE and Community Lincs and under the banner of the Village Halls Plus Group offer village hall insur ...

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Wiltshire Health Trainers

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

www.communityfirst.org.uk/index.php/community-health-and-wel

Looking to make a change? Then you've already taken the hardest step!  Let us support you to achieve your health goals and maintain the change!   The Wiltshire Health Trainers service has been designed to give individuals in the communit ...

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Youth Club Support

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

www.communityfirst.org.uk/index.php/children-and-young-peopl

We provide support to volunteers setting up a club from scratch, we assist in the red tape mountain faced by health & safety and governance, provide equipment, development programmes for young people, training and accreditation to young leaders and vo ...

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Post Point

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

www.communityfirst.org.uk/index.php/local-enterprise/se

The 'Alternative Postal Services Toolkit' In a response to the closure of 2500 post offices across the UK in 2008 Community First developed the 'Post Point' concept and a toolkit designed to enable communities and retailers to set-up an alternative posta ...

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Project Inspire

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

www.communityfirst.org.uk/index.php/children-and-young-peopl

A Development Programme for Young People Since its launch in 2009 Project Inspire has offered individual Key Work support and access to a wide ranging personal development and training programme to; - 443 young people who were NEET aged 16-25 - 177 you ...

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Young Carers

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

www.communityfirst.org.uk/index.php/children-and-young-peopl

A young carer has significant caring responsibilities for a member of their family who has: Physical disability Chronic, long term or terminal illness Learning disabilities Speech, sight or hearing loss  Just under half of the young ...

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