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There are a number of ways we ca support you as an individual or as an organisation:

 Connected Voice CMYK Support and Development

Connecting charities, social enterprises and community organisations to guidance and support

Our Support and Development team are here to help you make your ideas for positive change happen. We've been helping to establish and support successful organisations for the benefit of society since 1929 so there's very little we don't know about how to turn a good idea into a thriving project.

Connected Voice CMYK Advocacy
Connecting people to free, high quality and independent advocacy

Advocacy is taking action to help people say what they want, secure their rights, represent their interests and obtain services they need. Advocates work in partnership with the people they support and take their side. Advocacy promotes social inclusion, equality and social justice.

Connected Voice CMYK Charity Business Services

Connecting organisations to our specialist charity finance expertise

We know that providing an outstanding charity finance service means more than just having specialist knowledge and professional skills. Our qualified team have in-depth knowledge of community organisations and work directly with our charity experts to provide a connected service. This means we can identify and fix the most complex issues relating to finance, governance, business strategy, project planning and funding.

Connected Voice CMYK Haref

Connecting Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities and organisations to reduce health inequalities

There are numerous, often complex, reasons why our Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities face specific health issues and health inequalities. Haref is committed to improving the quality of life of everyone in our diverse communities of Newcastle and Gateshead.

Connected Voice CMYK With Strap

As an organisation, we offer a number of other services and support:
  • Events: Connecting people through events and networks where we can identify trends and share ideas
  • Skills-building: Helping your team develop the specialist skills, knowledge and confidence they need to run your organisation successfully
  • Amplifying voices: Working with our members and a range of organisations to ensure the voices of local charities, social enterprises and community organisations are heard
  • Research reports: Collecting and analysing data to produce research reports on the experiences of local charities and community organisations, which are shared regionally and nationally