Community Asset Navigators Programme (CANs)

Bolton's Community Asset Navigator programme is an essential aspect of Bolton's Locality Plan.

The programme aims to build capacity both within voluntary and community sector organisations and across the voluntary and community sector in Bolton; supporting the growing demand for social and other non-medical interventions to improve the health and wellbeing of people across the borough and achieve Bolton’s bold ambition as described in the Locality Plan.

the programme will enhance and further strengthen the relationships and connectivity of the public sector workforce with the voluntary and community sector in Bolton to improve the health and wellbeing of residents across the borough and develop a strong and connected prevention offer.

Find out more about the Programme  

Access the Programme  

Online Community Asset Navigator Referral Form  

Team Outline and Delivery Partnership  

Watch a Film around the Programme   

Frequently Asked Questions  

Reach, Progress and Outcomes Report



Contact Information:  To discuss how you and your team can connect to this programme, please contact Paul Makinson, Community Asset Navigator Team Leader on 01204 546 048 or email