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Setting Up Your Group

This Guide explains what you need to know when setting up and running a small community group, charity or enterprise for Slough Groups and WAM Groups.

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Funding Information

Slough CVS sends out weekly e-newsletters with up to date sources of funding to both Slough and WAM Groups. If you would like to receive this please register with us.  We can also support you with your funding applications. Our Funding Officer in Slough can review your application and provide helpful advice and suggestions for improving it. Please e-mail


Slough CVS offers a variety of training opportunities for voluntary sector groups and Volunteers.

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Resources For Groups

Our downloadable documents library includes a range of templates, information sheets, policy guides and marketing materials to help you develop your group consistently and ethically.

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Meeting Quality Standards

Slough Quality Protects is a progressive programme for voluntary organisations to work through that allows them to show the quality of their services in a coherent and consistent way. Regular workshops are held throughout the year. For assessments and re-assessments please send enquiries to:

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Groups Directory

We have over 600 groups in Slough and Windsor, Ascot and Maidenhead filled with committed, passionate people working hard to make things better. Search our online databases to find them.

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Promoting Your Volunteer Opportunities

We can help you find new Volunteers. Submit a form with details of your opportunities to the website, for Slough vacancies and WAM for Windsor, Ascot and Maidenhead vacancies, the interested volunteers will contact you directly.

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Venue Bookings

Slough CVS manages two venues. The Voluntary Sector Resource Centre at 29 Church Street is a meeting and events space for up to 40 people and can be booked for AGM’s, training sessions and meeting. The new HOME on the High Street shop is an arts space in central Slough.

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Voluntary Sector Awards

We organise two Awards Ceremonies, one for groups in Slough and another in the Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead. They celebrate the achievements of local Voluntary and Community Groups that make a huge contribution to the community.

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