There are:


Registered charities in Gloucestershire.


People employed by charities in Gloucestershire.


People who currently volunteer at registered charities in the county.


of charities have seen an increase in demand on services since the pandemic began.


Gloucestershire is a diverse county and the VCSE sector is at the forefront of positive change within local communities. Despite facing unprecedented pressures on capacity and funding, local VCSE sector groups and organisations continue to provide high-quality, vital services within our communities. Using data from our members, the Charity Commission and ONS, our 2023 State of the Sector Report analyses the challenges faced by the sector, and highlights some key changes affecting VCSE groups & organisations in the county. Download our 2023 State of the Sector Report here.

lf you have any questions about our Report, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and a member of our team will get back to you.

Your Circle

Your Circle is a website which contains information about local groups, organisations and services in Gloucestershire. It is a useful resource for VCSE groups and organisations, as well as individuals wanting to stay independent, safe and well. You can search the Your Circle website below: