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Community First is going through a exciting period of development and change which will lead to better support for all our communities.

Our services are still running and if you require further information about anything please contact us using the form opposite.

Very soon we will have a fab new website that will tell you about the fantastic projects we are delivering.

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New website under construction!

Access Training and Support


The Wellbeing and Recovery College allows you to access free courses to give you the skills to manage your mental health and wellbeing. Visit to see all of your options and sign up today!

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Village Hall Support

Join our village hall network and get support and advice for your organisation including village hall health checks, dementia friendly buildings, sustainability and digital inclusion.

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Oil Bulk Buy Scheme


Sign up to our oil bulk buying scheme to heat your home or village hall with great savings!

Use the contact form above to find out more!

Small Grants Scheme

This scheme is for community groups in Herefordshire and Worcestershire planning arts events or purchases. There are two funds – Events and Activities and Arts Equipment.  Both offer up to all the projected cost, to a maximum of £1,000. There are separate Guidelines for each fund.

The scheme is administered on behalf of the Foundation by Community First, the Community Council for Herefordshire and Worcestershire. Guidelines and application forms are available to download online. Please ensure that you do not complete the application form until you have read the guidelines thoroughly.


If you have any questions about your eligibility or whether your ideas fit the scheme, please contact Community First on 01684 312730, or by email

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