Here you can find a range of tools, checklists and guidance to help you manage and improve the performance of your organisation. More resources are added frequently but if what you want is not here, go to advice for other ways to get the answer you need.

What are our options in a funding crisis?

Losing vital funding that leaves the survival of your group in doubt is a difficult and stressful situation for you, your Board or Committee, your Staff and volunteers, and the people you support. This information sheet can’t cover everything but will give you somewhere to start.

Communications: audience mapping

Designed to help organisations to communicate effectively, telling the right people the right things in the right way, to achieve the best result, whether this is to raise awareness of your group / organisation or to promote its impact on service users to partners or funders.

Partnership and collaboration support resources

This set of resources to help organisations collaborate provides support through the whole cycle of partnership development from research through planning to legal contracts:

Creating social value in Bristol toolkit

What does social value mean? How do commissioners design services to create it? And how do organisations work to build it with their clients and communities?