Benefits of Membership Who are we? We are a registered Charity and a Company limited by guarantee whose core aim is to help and support new and existing voluntary and community groups in the Greater Shantallow area. We provide services and resources to voluntary organisations and community groups based within the Greater Shantallow area. What do you get? Becoming an Affiliated Member of GSAP entitles you to: Advertising in GSAP Newsflash and Community Notice board Photocopying Service Hire of laptops, data projector, screen, display boards, meeting room, laminator, overhead projector, digital camera; health equipment; two way radios; gazebos etc Binding & laminating facilities, Design and printing of info leaflets, flyers, posters and annual reports ICT support Advice & Information, Support in setting up new groups Help with project planning, development and management Funding Advice, Information and support Help in developing policies and procedures Invite to GSAP networking and partnership events Inclusion in GSAP’s regular mailing service and GSAP newsflash Research- practical guidance and support to help identify facts & figures, relevant statistics as well as conducting primary and desk-top research. Finance advice and information on payroll, financial procedures and reporting, financial drawdown and other financial matters Training Processing of Vetting forms for staff and volunteers Support with employment and recruitment issues Help with constitutions, charity registration, press releases, fundraising events, operational & strategic planning and more... If you become an affiliated member, will you be controlled by GSAP? Absolutely Not. The governance of your organisation will not change in any way.