Community groups

According to community groups in the South West, there are three common threats to their legacy and continuity. Access to funding was the biggest cause for concern, with 72% citing this (including access to funding, concerns about the loss of funding and the uncertainty of future funding). The inability to attract new members was an issue for 56% of groups and 28% cited lack of leadership as an issue going forward.

Case Studies

Data Source:

  • Fenton. 2013. Social Benchmarking: Community Groups Survey. 2015. South West Catchments Council, Bunbury.