Brighton and Hove

Brighton and Hove

We provide advice and support, and learning and networking opportunities to voluntary and community organisations across Brighton and Hove.

We aim to ensure that our services are accessible, responsive to your needs, and reflect the diversity of the voluntary and community sector.

We work closely with other organisations in the local area to ensure that you have access to a breadth of high-quality, joined-up support.


Learning and training

We run free and charged for, regular workshops on a range of topics. Find out more about our training courses taking place across Brighton and Hove.


Recruiting and working with volunteers

We can help you to find volunteers.

We faciliate a volunteer coordinators’ forum for  people involved in coordinating volunteers; to connect, develop skills and share experiences.



We run a number of networks for voluntary and community organisations in Brighton and Hove. The networks are a great way to meet, learn, and work together with other local organisations to influence local policies and plans.

We also run a conference for our members. It’s a great way to meet and learn with other local organisations.


Advice and support

We can give you one-to-one support and advice to help you to run your voluntary or community organisation. We also have online resources to help you in particular topics.

If you’d like to speak to someone about any specific help you need, get in touch with us on or 01273 234023.


Voice and representation

Representing the voluntary and community sector at a local level is a key part of our work. We ensure that our members’ voices and expertise are heard at a range of partnerships, boards and informal meetings with key people across the local area.

We currently have representatives attending a range of partnership meetings and involved in a variety of project and service developments.



We’re a membership organisation for voluntary and community organisations. Our members benefit from exclusive access to some of our services.


Members newsletter

To hear more about our programme of events and activities for our members, and the support we can give you and your organisation, email and sign up to our newsletter.


Email groups

We run a number of email groups for our members who operate in Brighton and Hove.


Other support available

There are a number of other organisations in Brighton and Hove who also provide support to community groups and voluntary organisations in the area. Read more about how they may be able to help you.