Help and support for organisations

We provide information, advice and support to voluntary and community organisations and social enterprises (VCSEs), both established and emerging, across East Kent.

We offer a range of one-to-one and small group support services free of charge to voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations across the Canterbury district. Our team can offer information and support around a wide range of capacity building and business development topic. We work with a number of independent specialists and will support you to access the expertise necessary to meet your needs. 

For VCSE organisations working in other parts of Kent and Medway we are always happy to discuss your needs and may be able to provide services on a paid-for consultancy basis.

 

Our services

BUSINESS PLANNING

Helping you write a new or updated business plan.

starting A NEW ORGANISATION

Supporting you from registration to documentation.

INCOME GENERATION

Developing practical plans to raise and maintain income.


ORGANISATIONAL HEALTH CHECK

Reviewing the effectiveness of your organisation.

GOVERNANCE

Defining robust governance and strong leadership.

CONSULTANCY

Affordable consultancy for your organisation.


TRAINING

Quality training in partnership with Social Enterprise Kent.

VOLUNTEER RECRUITMENT

Helping to attract more support for your organisation.

Networking

Guest speakers, discussions and likeminded professionals.


 

INFLUENCING

Representing the interests of the third sector.