Bolton CVS in partnership with other community and voluntary sector organisations across Greater Manchester, have devised a suit of helpful factsheets to support you and the ongoing growth and development of your group. 

The factsheets cover many of the standard topics and frequently asked questions that voluntary and community groups have.

Need more help?  Can’t find what you’re looking for?  Don’t hesitate to get in contact with one of the dedicated Group Development Officers on 01204 546010 who will be happy to provide you with the additional support and information that you need.

Factsheet 1a:  Starting a New Group

Factsheet 1b:  Setting up a Group

Factsheet 2:  Constitutions

Factsheet 3:  Legal Structures 

Factsheet 4: Charity Registration 

Factsheet 5:  Social Enterprise

Factsheet 6:  Insurance 

Factsheet 7:  Policies and Procedures 

Factsheet 8:  Getting Ready for Funding