Community Action Network
At CAN, we recognise that the local voluntary and community sector makes an amazing difference, and we believe it deserves a bigger voice. We want to create the conditions where everyone’s voice is valued and heard; by facilitating great local networking and communication across the system.
We connect communities by:
Click on the links below to find out more about how we are achieving this or get in touch with our Partnerships Manager, Emma Lee, [email protected]
Local charities, big and small make a phenomenal contribution to our area. CAN are here to champion and support them.
CAN exists to help voluntary organisations flourish. To support the sector, we offer free membership to any charity, community group or voluntary organisation working in Bournemouth, Christchurch or Poole.
We want to ensure you have an opportunity to engage with other organisations to discuss collaborations, funding opportunities, sharing good practice, peer support, and how you can address community need together.
Creating conditions for community led empowerment through strategic forums