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The Hull Federation of Community Organisations (HFCO) is a network of community organisations, voluntary and statutory agencies, which was set up in 1982, with a concern for improving local conditions, neighbourhood services, and leisure time activities in the city of Hull.

 

The organisation provides information, support and guidance, to those people involved in running and managing community centres, especially volunteers, and works closely with the local authority in the best interest of its members.

 

The HFCO is a member of the national organisation Community Matters.

 

THESE ARE SOME OF THE WAYS THE HFCO CARRIES OUT THIS WORK…

 

Holds occasional meetings and gatherings for its members, which provide a forum to consult together on common problems, issues and policies 

 

Provides relevant training opportunities eg. committee skills, Running & Managing your Community Centre, Health & Safety 

 

Organises social events, inter-organisation quizzes and exchange visits between community groups 

 

Produces regular information and advice sheets on all aspects of starting up and running a community organisation 

 

Publicises and promotes the work of its members through the press and special events

 

Pncourages good working relationships between members and other voluntary and statutory organisations

 

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