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OTHER EAST MIDLANDS HERITAGE FORUMS

Leicestershire & Rutland Heritage Forum:
http://www.lrhf.co.uk/

Lincolnshire Heritage Forum:
https://lincsheritageforum.wordpress.com/

Northamptonshire Heritage Forum:
http://www.northamptonshireheritageforum.co.uk/

Nottinghamshire Heritage Forum:
https://www.nottsheritage.co.uk/about/

VOLUNTEERING & GUIDANCE FOR VOLUNTARY ORGANISATIONS

Charity Commission Guidance:
https://www.gov.uk/guidance/charity-commission-guidance

Heritage Volunteering Group:
http://www.heritagevolunteeringgroup.org.uk/

NCVO – National Council for Voluntary Organisations:
https://www.ncvo.org.uk/

ADVICE & GUIDANCE FOR MUSEUMS & HERITAGE ORGANISATIONS

AIM (Association of Independent Museums):
https://www.aim-museums.co.uk/

Collections Trust:
https://collectionstrust.org.uk/

ICON – The Institute of Conservation:
https://icon.org.uk/

Museum Development East Midlands:
https://mdem.org.uk/

Museums Association:
https://www.museumsassociation.org/home

SUBJECT SPECIFIC ORGANISATIONS & MEMBERSHIP BODIES

Arts Derbyshire:
https://artsderbyshire.org.uk/home.aspx

British Association for Local History (directory of local societies):
https://www.balh.org.uk/

British Association of Friends of Museums:
http://www.bafm.co.uk/

Culture, Health & Wellbeing Alliance:
https://www.culturehealthandwellbeing.org.uk/

English Heritage:
https://www.english-heritage.org.uk/

GEM – Group for Education in Museums:
https://gem.org.uk/

Historic England:
https://historicengland.org.uk

Kids in Museums:
https://kidsinmuseums.org.uk/

National Museum Directors’ Council:
https://www.nationalmuseums.org.uk/

National Trust:
https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/

FUNDING SOURCES FOR MUSEUMS & HERITAGE ORGANISATIONS

SOME OF THE KEY FUNDERS:

Arts Council England:
https://www.artscouncil.org.uk/

Esmee Fairbairn Foundation:
https://www.esmeefairbairn.org.uk/

National Lottery Heritage Fund:
https://www.heritagefund.org.uk/

For further funding sources see the Museum Development East Midlands’ list:
 https://mdem.org.uk/more-information/fundraising-directory/#.XzEmwIhKjIU

Heritage Funding Directory:
https://www.heritagefundingdirectoryuk.org/

TOURISM & MARKETING BODIES

Association of Leading Visitor Attractions:
https://www.alva.org.uk/index.cfm
 
Marketing Peak District & Derbyshire (industry website):
https://www.visitpeakdistrict. com/industry

Visit Peak District & Derbyshire (public website):
https://www.visitpeakdistrict.com/
 
Visit Britain:
 
https://www.visitbritain.com/gb/en
 
Visit England:
https://www.visitengland.com/

ACCESSIBILITY GUIDANCE

Accessible Derbyshire:
http://www.accessiblederbyshire.org/

Disability Collaborative Network for Museums:
https://www.musedcn.org.uk/