The Penistone Area Team have recently updated a guide the published which offers a wide range of financial advice and points of contact.
This extract from the introduction to the booklet includes the following which explains what they do.
“The Area Team works across the whole of the Penistone Area (East and WestElectoral Wards) on behalf of Barnsley Council. Our role is to support residents, community groups andCouncillors to work together to improve our communities and the quality of life for the people who live and work here.
“We work in partnership with others to help ensure that Penistone receives the support it needs in order to help address local needs.
“We support local groups and voluntary organisations by offering guidance and information, signposting, identify training and funding opportunities, the recruitment of volunteers, publicity and development of projects.”
(Please note that Penistone Town Council can’t answer any questions regarding the booklet or team – please get in touch with them directly using the info given in the booklet itself.)