Browse and download our catalogue of resources for CAGs and other community groups.
CAG Quickstart Guide – a brief how-to resource on setting up and running a CAG.
Low Carbon Communities Handbook – a comprehensive handbook with tips and ideas on everything from engaging with communities to developing projects.
Becoming a CAG Pack – for any community interesting in joining the network this pack explains what we can offer you and the process to become a CAG.
How to: Run a Food Surplus Cafe – a guide for groups on how to run a successful and smooth Food Surplus event.
Template Press Release – use this template to write your own press releases about events and activities.
Photo Consent – a handy guide on how to ensure your group gets the right consent for taking photos at events.
Photo Consent Form (children) – a downloadable (word) form to use to gather photo consent from parents/guardians.
Photo Consent Form (regular) – a downloadable (word) form to use to ask for photo/video consent.
Photos will be taken sign (pdf) – for use at community events to tell your audience that photo/video equipment will be used.
Special Project Grant
The Special Projects Grant is a fund which is administered by CAG Project staff and the CAG Network Forum. It is available to all CAGs within the network in order to deliver “special” projects, events or activities which they may not be able to self-fund otherwise.
We also maintain a funding database with opportunities for groups, which we are constantly updating. If you know a fund not listed here please email us.Browse funding here
CAG Terms of Reference – the common aims that are the root of our collective actions.
Health & Safety Briefing and Risk Assessment Templates – a guide for CAGs on how to ensure activities are safe including editable risk assessment templates.