Voluntary and community events are an important aspect of everyday life that help encourage people to play a more active part in society.
They may celebrate a particular occasion, raise funds for a good cause or simply bring people in a community closer together. We have worked with a range of civil society and government organisations (some of whose own guidance we link to here) to develop this guide, which will:
The guide should clear up any confusion over issues such as health and safety and food hygiene, which people often think will get in the way. Organising a successful event is really all about good planning and taking sensible precautions where necessary.
- help you to plan and run successful events with a minimum of red tape
- if you are holding a particular type of event, help you to find the specific advice you need
Monday, 20 January 2014
Street parties, etc
The Cabinet Office has just published a "Can Do" guide to organising and running voluntary and community events.