Introducing: Euan's Guide

Disability access review website and app, for disabled people, by disabled people.Read more

Events Checklist - disability and access

Practical guidance to help you plan, publicise and run an accessible eventRead more

Finding a venue - some new ideas

Guidance on finding a new venue for your creative activities.Read more

Risk assessment for event organisers

Learn how to recognise the potential risks in planning an event and develop a full risk assessmentRead more

Using photography

Practical advice on taking, sharing and finding great photos to help your voluntary arts groupRead more

How to get involved in the Voluntary Arts Festival

Find out how your group could take part in this exciting annual festival of creative participation.Read more

Guide to Good Design

Find out the essential principles of designing good promotional materialsRead more

Getting started marketing

Tips on developing sharp, succinct, successful marketing campaigns online and offlineRead more

Publicity Explained

Our Briefing gives you a simple guide to planning effective publicity for your organisation or eventRead more

How to write a press release

Tips to help you structure your press release effectivelyRead more

Insurance for voluntary arts groups

The essentials to consider when looking at insurance for your group or activityRead more

Creating engaging content for social media

Tips to make sure you're engaging with your potential audience onlineRead more

Accounting for worth

How to effectively measure and record time and contributionsRead more

How to write a successful funding application

Applying for funding? Read this first!Read more

How to enter the Epic Awards

Advice on entering your creative group for the Epic Awards, and why you should!Read more

Who me, a Treasurer?

An overview of the financial responsibilities & duties of a Treasurer of a voluntary arts groupRead more

Making committees work for you

The structure, management and roles of good committees as well as common problemsRead more

Applying to trust funds

Our guide to trust funds explains how to apply and how to impress!Read more

SEO: Getting your website noticed

Setting up your website for search enginesRead more

Crowdfunding for creative groups

Tips to get your group's crowdfunding campaign startedRead more

Health and Safety for lone and remote workers

We look at the particulars of health and safety to be considered for those who work alone or remotelyRead more

Writing for the web

A simple ten point guide to writing for the webRead more

Data Protection Act

Everything you need to know about the Data Protection ActRead more

Getting charitable status

How your organisation can become a registered charityRead more

Feasibility studies

This Briefing from Voluntary Arts will guide you through the process of carrying out a feasibility study for a funding application.Read more

Creating a YouTube Presence

Step by step guidance on how to create your own YouTube channel.Read more