Devon Churches Rural Forum

Community Support Organisations inc. funding

Devon Communities Together. On this page you can access "information on general guidance, stay at home guidance, advice for village halls, advice for community groups, protecting the isolated & vulnerable and advice for community transport."

The Prince's Countryside Fund

Link to their Rural Response Emergency Grants Programme


Information on government support for village and other similar community buildings from ACRE

This page on Devon County Council's website brings together all DCCs advice during the coronavirus. It contains information on keeping safe, helping the vulnerable, support for businesses and other groups and information on DCC services. It is updated regularly and an excellent source of local advice.

This particular page focuses on cummunity suppot groups, prompt action fund, scams and links to updates from all our District councils

This page gives information on Devon County Councils Prompt Action Fund for community groups helping mitigate the effects of coronavirus for people in their communities

This page gives advice from the Diocese of Exeter for offering help in your communities and links to other organisations who can help. Please contact Chris Keppie, the Diocescan Church and Society Officer for any more specific information or to share ideas. His email is

You can find contact details for your local Council for Voluntary Services on our webpage here

I'm sorry of the name of some of the role holders have changed this page was created, but the phone numbers and websites are operational. Most offices will be closed but our CVSs will still be able to give you advice about local community and voluntary groups by phone or email.

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