Resources and Information

The resources section of our website contains supplementary and supporting documents which we maintain to be viewed here and/or downloaded. Within the resources there are also links to third-party information and websites which could helpful to organisations and individuals alike.

The resource pages have been grouped into 4 categories:

  • Health and Wellbeing information for all (in the menu at: Resources / Health and Wellbeing)
  • Setting up a new community group or project (in the menu at: Resources / Starting a Group)
  • Help for Trustees of voluntary organisations (in the menu at: Resources / Trustee Guidance)
  • RVS statutory reporting, policy and other detail (in the menu at: Resources / RVS Operations)

RVS Signpost Guides

RVS has prepared the following signpost guides which each present information from the region specifically relevant to each guide's subject:

There are also further guidance leaflets available to view and download on:

Viewing our Documents

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Some of our documents are in Microsoft Word '.doc' format (Microsoft Word 1997-2003 format) which requires either Microsoft Word or a compatible application like OpenOffice Writer or LibreOffice Writer to view.

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Date of last update: August 2017

Rushmoor Voluntary Services, The Community Centre, Meudon Avenue, Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14 7LE

Tel: 01252 540162 Fax: 01252 370500


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