Community Asset Transfer Support

March 30, 2017

Can Do Communities has been advising Local Authorities and Community Organisations for a number of years about Community Asset Transfer. In recent times we have played a support role in the transfer of a number of Community Centre’s in South Tyneside. We have found that exploring CAT for Community Orgs can be a daunting prospect, we can offer support in: Business Planning, Setting Up Charity’s, Building Condition...


save our community buildings!

November 14, 2016

Can Do Communities join other charitable organisations in calling for major investment to save and invest in the future of vital community assets. We are involved in particular with attempting to 'save' local pubs and community centres, over a number of years Can Do Communities have been working with like minded organisations in assisting people with guidance, funding & capacity building support to sustain and s...


Supporting Community Asset Transfer in Tyneside

September 3, 2016

Can Do Communities have been supporting South Tyneside Council and a number of charitable organisations that manage and run valuable Community Centres in the area with exploration of Community Asset Transfer. With deep spending cuts biting most local authorities around the UK the authority have been working hard in giving capable charitable groups the best chance of successfully taking over their community ...


NEW Celebrate Funding available!

August 19, 2016

celebrate logoSix out of ten people surveyed say they cannot remember ever coming together to celebrate with their community. The Big ...


Call to save local community pubs

May 14, 2016

save the pubCAMRA launch initiative to protect 3,000 pubs as new figures show 29 being lost every week across the UK ...



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