Specialist support agencies

Below are some sources of specialist advice which you might find useful.

Information and advice about managing your premises & facilities

Centre for Accessible Environments offers a range of access consultancy and auditing services.

Ethical Property Foundation is a UK charity set up in 2004 to support charities and not for profits with quality property advice free at the point of access, as well as training and consultancy services.

Locality is the national network of ambitious and enterprising community-led organisations, working together to help neighbourhoods thrive.


Resources to support good environmental management

The Charity Commission’s advice on the responsibilities of charities in this regard may be found here.

The Energy Saving Trust and the Carbon Trust offer practical advice respectively on saving energy generally, and reducing carbon.

The Third Sector Declaration on Climate Change, along with advice on simple practical actions, may be found here.


Information and advice about information and communication technology (ICT)

The Charity IT Association is a team of like-minded groups which have a passion for helping charities get the most from their IT.

Lasa is a social welfare law and tech charity which supporting organisations in their use of technology and the delivery of social welfare law advice to the disadvantaged communities they serve.