Find out more about the Hounslow Community Resource Centre Project

Hounslow Council has commissioned CAN and Red Ochre to explore the concept of creating a new multi-agency Resource Centre – a building where third sector organisations can locate, meet and share offices and resources.

What is a Resource Centre?

A multipurpose Community Resource Centre could offer a range of facilities and services such as:

  • office space, hot-desking, and virtual office solutions
  • venue and equipment hire for meetings, training, counselling and conferences
  • back office, business advisory and IT services
  • shared resources E.g. printing & franking
  • training, networking, volunteering and collaborative working opportunities
  • information exchange and signposting
  • direct services E.g. advocacy, legal and financial advice, nursery

How do I get involved?

If you are an organisation working, or delivering services, in the London Borough of Hounslow, we would like your responses to directly inform the feasibility study of the development of a Resource Centre in the borough of Hounslow and the Council’s decisions on the sort of premises required to meet the needs of third sector organisations. Tell us about your premises requirements and register your interest in being involved with the Hounslow Community Resource Centre project.

Click here to take the survey.

For more information contact Kirstin Ross on tel: 020 7250 8039.

FREE Premises workshop – helping you choose the right premises for your organisation

Join us at our next FREE interactive workshop for VCSE organisations with, or those looking to take on, premises from which to operate and deliver services in Hounslow.

‘Location, Location, Location’ – 11th January 2013, 10-1pm (incl. a great lunch) at Watermans Centre, Brentford.

Click to book here.

Date for Your Diary:

CAN will be presenting about the Hounslow Community Resource Centre Project at the next Hounslow Community Network meeting, Monday 28th January 2013, 10:00-12:00 at St. Paul’s Parish Centre, Brentford. The agenda includes discussions on LBH and external funding, establishing a Hounslow Equalities Forum, and the election of a 2nd Vice-Chair. Lunch will be provided.

Click here to register your attendance.


Published: December 15, 2012. Categories: News.

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