Useful links

Leeds is fortunate to have a range of organisations who can provide support and advice to charities and community groups across the City.  Click on the links below to find out more.

Train the Trainer: Become an Asset Based Community Development Practitioner in Leeds

An invitation to become an Asset Based Community Development practitioner in Leeds and share your passion for building communities. We are looking for individuals who live in Leeds and are natural communicators who value neighbourhoods and the passions, interests and gifts that lie within them. The free training and mentoring programme will run between September and December 2016. For further information download the flier by clicking here and please contact Emma Carter ( or Tel 0113 3783926 or Trudie Canavan ( or Tel 0113 3783922) to register for the introductory workshop.

Doing Good Leeds
A website to help third sector organisations in Leeds access the best help and advice on running their organisation. There’s a lot to explore, including: an online directory of third sector organisations, news, funding opportunities, events, jobs, training and volunteering opportunities from across Leeds and you can also find out about Voluntary Action Leeds.

Voluntary Action Leeds (VAL)
Provides direct support services and specialist advice and training to third sector organisations and community groups across Leeds.

West Yorkshire Community Accounting Services (WYCAS )
Offers a range of accounting service, financial training and advice services for the voluntary sector.

Funding Central
Further information about funding.