Professional advice and support for Gloucestershire's communities
Gloucestershire Rural
Community Council

Stephen Wright, MBE

It is with great sadness that we report the death of Stephen Wright, Director of GRCC from 1984 to 2006.

Stephen was committed to strengthening rural Gloucestershire, and will be fondly remembered by many.

Community Connectors

From 1st October, the Village & Community Agents service and Social Prescribing combine to form the new Community Connectors service.  Click the button to find out more.

Affordable Rural Housing

GRCC's Rural Affordable Housing Enabler can help your parish find out about its affordable housing need, help you to identify suitable sites and will work with the community, local authorities and housing associations to enable your parish to secure the homes your residents need.

FCA Campaign on PPI

The FCA (Financial Conduct Authority) has asked us to raise awareness of their campaign to inform people of the deadline for making PPI complaints.  Full information about the FCA campaign and where to get further help is available on their website.

Please note, GRCC is not offering any direct advice on PPI.

Welcome to GRCC

We are here to enable people in Gloucestershire to develop and enhance their communities in ways that work best for them.  We bring groups, individuals and organisations together to tackle the issues that affect their future, forge successful partnerships, make informed decisions and support them to run successful initiatives to build their community.

Use our website to tap into our independent, expert knowledge and practical support for the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise Sector (VCSE) - including governance and finding funding.  Find out about community-led planning, community asset management, how we can help with affordable housing, enhancing local services and GRCC's support for older people and families.  Get in touch - and 01452 528491.