The RCC Community Building service is available to provide professional advice and support to volunteers and Parish Councils with responsibility for operating village halls and other community buildings.
The full service available to RCC members only includes:
Telephone and email support from an experienced officer
Free access to 40 information documents on a wide range of issues
Free access to ACRE model documents such as trust deeds, hiring agreements & leases
Priority and discounted access to training events
Funding advice and guidance
Other work in this area...
Additional services and support, including site visits and attendance at committee meeting together with business planning and feasibility studies are available but will incur charges.
As well as supporting halls locally, the RCC works on a national basis to influence policy and legislation that may affect community buildings. This includes working with Action with Communities in Rural England (ACRE), Defra and the National Village Hall Forum.