Rural Community Action Nottinghamshire


RCAN's particular areas of expertise include:


Rural intelligence:
Utilising our primary link with rural communities to provide research, information and consultancy

over a wide range of rural issues alongside events management, marketing, design and web services.


Community planning:
Specialists in whole community consultation, design statements and 'Planning for Real'.


Community support:
Working directly with rural residents and groups to bring about real change in communities.


Transport and access:
Removing barriers to jobs, services, learning and leisure through activities, influence and advocacy.


Promoting and supporting healthy rural communities through projects, education and promotion.


Economic regeneration:
Supporting rural businesses and business people and encouraging enterprise and innovation for long

term community growth.


Helping communities to plan for a changing climate and respond to future challenges.


Regional rural policy influence:
Advocating on behalf of rural communities at policy level.