As part of Small Charity Week, Cranbrook based Action East Devon is hosting a ‘Big Advice Day’ providing drop in sessions and a telephone advice line for small charities, voluntary and community groups.


The free consultations (45 mins) with a community development professional will give access to advice on a range of topics including setting up a new group or project, fundraising, project development, governance, marketing, community engagement, training, events management, volunteering and volunteer management.


The sessions will be held at the Younghayes Centre in Cranbrook, EX5 7DR. To book a session or telephone consultation, call Sandra Chapman on 01404 549045 or email


Small Charity Week, 19-24th June, seeks to celebrate and raise awareness of the essential work of the UK’s small charity sector which makes an invaluable contribution to the lives of millions of individuals, communities and causes across the UK and the rest of the world.