Supporting people, communities and organisations in Yorkshire and the Humber

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Our vision is for people, communities and the voluntary sector to have the opportunities, support and services they need to thrive.

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What is Forum?

Forum CIO is a voluntary and community sector umbrella organisation based in Hull and operating across Yorkshire and the Humber.

We have offices in Hull, Halifax and Grimsby. Our diverse member organisations include grassroots groups and sports clubs, health and social care charities and social businesses.

We work with individuals and carers, voluntary and community sector organisations, statutory and private bodies, and funders and commissioners.

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