Bite Size Resources

Does your VCS organisation need a quick bite size look at information to help you decide how to move forward? Look no further, these key pieces of information could be the resources you need.


For a quick guide to VCS legal structures:

VCS Organisation Legal Structures

Useful key points about starting a volunteer group:

Starting a Volunteer Group

How much impact does social investment have in financial terms:

Social Return on Investment

Why are reserve funds important:


Key points to consider when setting up a group bank account:

How to set up a Group Bank Account

Power Point presentation looking at a little more depth in how to set up a group bank account:

Presentation – How to set up a group bank account

Bid writing explained:

General Guide for Bid Writing

How do you know if your planned project is likely to be successful:

Feasibility Studies

Key information about inter sector contracts:

Community sector contracts with public bodies

What is expected of your management committee:

Committee roles and responsibility

Do you need land or building assets to get your Rotherham based project moving? RMBC’s asset transfer scheme may be the perfect solution:

Asset Transfer

Would your VCSE like to self assess your groups Financial Management? Why not try our free bite size toolkit?

Financial Management Self Assessment

Are you interested in registering your charity with the Charity Commission but don’t know where to start? This bite size document will point you in the right direction:

Registering a charity

Would your VCSE like to access a health check to review your governance procedures. Why not try our free bite size toolkit?

Self Assessing Governance quiz

Is your VCSE struggling to find enough funds to support your project? This simple guide may be the solution:

Where to start your VCSE funding search

Would your organisation benefit from a self-help assessment designed to identify what measures you have in place to keep your project on track and where improvements may be made? Why not try our free bite size toolkit?

Strong foundation toolkit


If you have read any of these documents and would like to discuss any information in more detail with our experienced Triage team please email or telephone 01709 726891.