Forres Area Community Trust is a development trust with long term plans to make the Forres area a better place to live, work and visit. Formed in September 2011 to benefit the community of the Forres Academy catchment area, the organisation is led and managed by a volunteer board of nine local people. If you want to book a room or find out more information about what is happening at the moment, please contact Charlotte Grigg our Administrator on 01309 674 388 and she will be happy to help you.
Local Development -Led by Development Manager Debbie Herron, current projects include a Community Asset Transfer of Forres Town Hall and helping develop the town centre and tourism offering through local action groups.
Forres Online – This project offers free help to use internet services and digital devices. Drop in sessions run Tuesday 2-4pm and Friday 10-12pm at our office in Forres Town Hall, High Street, Forres and Tuesday 10am – 12pm at Forres Job Centre. For more information contact Janice Cooper on 01309 674 388.
Forres Skatepark Initiative – Vicky Flood, our Community Development Worker is progressing the Skatepark initiative and is looking for volunteers to help develop the idea and be part of the working group. Vicky can be contacted through firstname.lastname@example.org.
Older Person’s Support – Led by Project Coordinator Kirsty Williams, the Older Person’s project offers a Befriending Service for the Forres area called Cameron’s Champions and copies of the Forres Area Older Person’s Directory are available for collection from the FACT office.
We invite and encourage you to become a member of Forres Area Community Trust to contribute your ideas and efforts to the positive future of our wonderful town and area. Download a membership form here: Forres Area Community Trust Application Form