Supporting & Empowering Voluntary & Community Sectors
We are a small, local charity that supports other local charities & community
groups throughout Bracknell Forest and Wokingham Borough.
Who We Are & What We Do
About Us – Discover how we work & why we are the main support organisation for local voluntary, community & faith groups.
Membership – We recommend local charities become members to get exclusive development support & advice.
Meet Our Team – We want to introduce you to our dedicated staff members & trustees & the hard work they all do.
Acknowledgements – Without key contributors, our success in helping others would be much less, so we want to say thank you.
Support Us – You can support our work in various ways, from fundraising to donating, every action helps us continue our vital work
Charity Support & Development
Starting Up – The amount of effort required to establish a new voluntary organisation should not be underestimated.
General Developmental Support – Our staff are on hand to offer various advice & guidance
Training Courses – We provide various types of practical & affordable training courses for the charity sector.
Funding Advice & Support – We offer a range of different fundraising services, from grant application writing to various resources & alerts.
Trustee Recruitment – intrusted is a charity trustee recruitment service, matching enthusiastic candidates with opportunities to join charities
BF Get Involved – We have an online platform for volunteers to find their perfect role & for organisations to list their opportunities.
Get Help Finding A Role – Our support is here for you if you would like to volunteer some time, talent & skill.
Supported Volunteering – We work with people who need additional support to access volunteer work & match them to appropriate roles.
Volunteer Passport – This scheme has been set up to up-skill volunteers and link them to organisations
Corporate Social Responsibility – We help companies improve their social value within the community by finding them group volunteering tasks.
Volunteer Pool – Get involved & help your community on your own terms without a big commitment.
Our Wellbeing Schemes
Community Navigation – A signposting service set up to support & empower people to engage in self-care, independence and well-being.
Cancer Support Network – Our Cancer Champions Scheme supports local people who have been affected by cancer.
Awareness With Action Reduces Exploitation – The AWARE campaign aims to raise awareness of the most common exploitation & crimes.
Health & Wellbeing Board – A partnership of multiple organisations sharing news, info & advice on ways to stay happy & healthy.
News & Events
Local News Articles – A signposting service set up to support & empower people to engage in self-care, independence and well-being.
Weekly Newsletters – We send out alternating VCS newsletters to our members in both Bracknell & Wokingham Boroughs.
Events Calendar – Our calendar gives details of upcoming events such as training, networking events, growth clubs, networking events & more.
COVID-19 News & Support – We have pages full of resources relating to the coronavirus pandemic for charities, households & willing volunteers.