Cumbria CVS Big Advice Day





Join us on our first Big Advice Day on Thursday 16 August 2018, 10am – 3pm, an event that is open to all  – CVS members, non-members, local groups, the general public.

We look forward to welcoming you into Shaddongate Resource Centre and showing you how we work with the local community and what we can offer.
Join us for a tour of the building, to access some advice or to attend a workshop. Whatever your needs, we look forward to seeing you there.

Please feel free to drop in at any point during the day. However, if you would like to attend a workshop, booking is essential!

Join one of our FREE taster workshops

Using social media to promote your organisation
10am – 10.45pm

Back to Basics
Good practice in recruiting volunteers 

11am – 12noon

Join the Funding Explorer
Find out about online funding search sites and resources to help you identify possible sources of funding. Bring your laptop or tablet to get online and do your own search.
1.30pm – 3pm

Introduction to Volunteering 
2pm – 3pm

Other Activities

Building Tours
Join a tour of the building and find out more about our excellent facilities including our Community Hall, meeting rooms, office space, commercial kitchen, Changing Place Toilet and more.

Advice Stations
Come and talk to our friendly staff at Advice stations and discover more about the wide range of support and services available through Cumbria CVS including Finance and Accounting Services, Training, Disclosure and Barring Service, Volunteering, Third Sector Networks

To book your place on a workshop, please complete and return a Booking Form to: or Shaddongate Resource centre, Shaddongate, Carlisle CA2 5TY

Any queries, please call 01768 800350