CommUNITY Barnet will provide your organisation with all the support and advice you need on funding, training, policies, networks, volunteering, safeguarding and much more!
Basic membership is now for life and will cost YOU nothing.
Signing up is hassle free and there are NO yearly renewals.
If you need specialised support, we recommend you take advantage of the subsidised tailor made packs on offer.
Specialised Support Packs
Other CommUNITY Barnet Membership Advantages
CommUNITY Barnet represents voluntary and community organisations at local, sub regional (North London), regional (London) and national level.
Members can take advantage of our many services including financial advice, organisational development and information resources. We can offer you practical support with training in many important areas such as finance, governance, IT, new ways of working and fundraising/income generation.
You can join any of our six networks where you can discuss shared interests and concerns and engage with local partnerships.
We can provide relevant and timely information and help you access the best tools to search for possible funders. Training courses cover all aspects of fundraising from writing successful funding applications to working towards sustainable funding and outcomes/impact measurement.
If your organisation works with children and young people take advantage of our integrated Children's Service which provides specialist development support, information and networking opportunities. Our BOBBY Panel (for 8-13 year olds) offers a child's eye evaluation of your service as well as offering training and experience to your young service users.
We currently have a membership of approx 260 voluntary and community groups and work with/reach out to a total of approx 1000 organisations, representing all aspects of voluntary and community activity from social care to culture, encompassing local branches of large national charities as well as grassroots self-help groups, faith groups, community sports and arts groups.