Social Justice. Equality. Enterprise.



A range of resources useful for community groups


Travelogue Videos

A series of eight videos

Funding information

This section provides information on local and national funders

Training Resources

Resources for training volunteers and staff

Useful resources for community groups

Resources to develop your groups 

Domestic Violence



AWAZ Policy Briefings

1- AWAZ Briefing Paper 1- Tackling Hate Crime in Cumbria March 2012

Other Research and Reports

Organisation / Group Development Resources

Model Constitution

Model Organisation Policies

External Links

Cumbria CVS - offer help to third sector groups throughout Cumbria 

Cumbria Youth Alliance - A network of voluntary youth organisations working with and for young people in Cumbria

Action with Communities in Cumbria (ACT) - supporting successful action by Cumbria's people and the communities in which they live 

Young Cumbria – Supporting Young People and Voluntary Youth Work

Cumbria Social Enterprise Partnership – Social Enterprises in Cumbria

NAVCA – Local Voluntary and Community Action 

Charity Commission - Regulates the administration and affairs of registered UK charities 

Regulator of Community Interest Companies - a clear mission to regulate and to raise awareness of the CIC model throughout the UK 

Companies House


Directory of External Services

Immigration and Citizenship

For immigration and Citizenship information please visit UK Border Agency website:

Foreign Qualifications – Recognition in UK

UK NARIC is the National Agency responsible for providing information, advice and expert opinion on qualifications worldwide. For further details visit






Cumbrian Supplement to the Faith booklet

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