Wessex Community Action

About Wessex Community Action

Wessex Community Action aims to enhance your local community and support voluntary activity across Wiltshire and the surroundings areas.

Services Provided:

For Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise Sectors:

  • Information, Advice & Support setting up new groups, projects, charities or social enterprises
  • Trustee responsibilities & good governance
  • Funding advice
  • Project development & business planning
  • Setting effective policies & procedures
  • Affordable training & development
  • Promoting and supporting volunteers in Wiltshire
  • Engaging with the Voluntary & Community sector
  • Creating opportunities to form partnerships and collaborate
  • Developing and supporting voluntary sector networking through forums


Under 5s, Young People, Families (All Ages)

Areas Covered:

South Wiltshire (Primarily in South Wiltshire but also in Wiltshire, Swindon, Somerset, Bristol, Gloucestershire and Dorset)

How are services accessed?

Via projects for direct user services. Back office, financial and transport services can be accessed by individuals, small businesses and community groups via our website, email or phone.

Contact Name:

Linda Cantillon-Guyatt


Unit 6, Paxton Business Centre


01722 326822

Become a Member

Are you a voluntary organisation working with children, families and young people in Wiltshire? Wiltshire Children & Families Volunatry Sector Forum (CFVSF) is for you. Membership is free and being part of CFVSF helps to ensure a strong working relationship and partnership working between the public sector and VCSE organisations.