About Us

High Peak CVS aims to promote community and voluntary sustainability in the High Peak area.

This involves supporting and facilitating the development of voluntary and community organisations through the provision of advice, practical services and resources, information, training, facilities and identifying funding.

Many of our services are FREE. 

Please Contact Us to see how we can help your group.

High Peak CVS AreaHigh Peak CVS can help with:

  • Funding sources
  • Assisting with funding applications
  • Monitoring
  • Writing constitutions
  • Starting a new group
  • Running meetings
  • Linking with other groups
  • Insurance
  • Charity registration
  • Team building
  • Business & strategy planning
  • Policy writing (e.g. equal opportunities, health & safety)
  • Managing projects
  • Employment (contracts, law, staff management etc)
  • Financial management
  • Printing services 
  • Equipment Hire

We seek to promote networking and liaison within all sectors working within the High Peak, through partnership working and co-operation. High Peak CVS has an active commitment to equal opportunities.

We are a members organisation: if you are a voluntary or community group that works in the High Peak, please join us. Membership is FREE.

High Peak CVS is co-ordinated by Chief Executive Nigel Caldwell with a small staff team delivering itís services and projects. The CVS has a management committee / board of directors, who take the lead on governance, strategy, personnel and sustainable development and ensure that the organisation is responding to the needs of the sector. In addition, the Small Group Project has itís own advisory group.

Our offices are in Whaley Bridge, central to the area covered by the High Peak CVS, with excellent road and rail links to the surrounding main towns of Buxton, Chapel, Glossop & New Mills.

HPCVS General Information Leaflet Acrobat document 651Kb

HPCVS Information Poster Acrobat document 243Kb

Last Modified: 25 Apr 2015
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  • Groups
    Support
  • Help for your group: setting up, constitution, structure, management, meetings, funding, etc.
  • How
    Guides
  • Information sheets on a wide range of subjects relevant to voluntary and community groups.
  • Training
    Courses
  • Our training enables groups and individuals to be effective and up to date with charity law.