Resource Description Resource type
Governance - Mission And Idea Guide

You might have a strong idea for what you want to do, most people know what activities they want to deliver.  But,...

Governance - Mission, Vision & Values

Mission, vision and values are the three key components that form the purpose of an organisation. Together they make...

Governance - Strategic Plan

A guide to creating a forward plan for your organisation.

Legal Structures Guide

This guide has been produced primarily for people who are thinking about setting up a new voluntary or community...

Licences and Permits

This resource will signpost you to the relevant licences and permissions you need for running events and activities...

Planning and Projects
NHS Online Guide Planning and Projects
Policy Templates

WVA offers a range of policy templates ready to be adapted to suit your organisation's needs.  They are formatted to...

Post COVID-19 Planning for Community Organisations

As we move from the immediate crisis response, and think about moving into the first stages of recovery/easing of...

Governance, Planning and Projects
Recovery Self Assessment Framework

Post-pandemic, many organisations do not anticipate returning to “business as usual” but are looking beyond recovery...

Governance, Planning and Projects
Risk Assessment Quick Guide

As well as assessing the premises for the risks that they may pose to participants, all leaders...

Safeguarding and Risk
Rugby League World Cup - Arts and Activities Toolkit

A workbook / toolkit with activities themed around rugby.

Safeguarding and DBS

Warrington Voluntary Action does not carry out DBS checks. However, we do support organisations to establish if...

Safeguarding and Risk
Strategic Plan Quick Guide

This is a document to capture the organisation’s strategy. Strategic plans can be given different names, but they...

Planning and Projects
SWOT Analysis

An assessment of internal strengths and weaknesses, enabling an organisation to develop a strategy that will build...

Planning and Projects
Volunteer Management - Problem Solving Procedure

The Problem Solving Procedure is a transparent and accessible journey through what we would traditionally know as...

Volunteering Advice Guides

A collection of guides about transferable skills, access and things to think about.


WRAP Surplus food re-distribution guide

This summary document covers date labelling and storage instruction requirements for surplus food, in order for it...

Food Network
WRAP Surplus food re-distribution labelling checklist

This checklist highlights the essential labelling-related requirements for safely and legally redistributing surplus...

Food Network


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