The Scottish Government’s Community and Renewable Energy Scheme (CARES) is open to churches to improve energy efficiency in buildings. The CARES scheme can offer tailored support whether you’ve already got a plan in mind or if you’re just starting to think about it.  The website offers the following:

  • free, expert and impartial advice from our local development officers
  • free online toolkits and project guides to help you identify what might work for you
  • mobilisation support for capital projects – design review, costs and procurement support
  • ongoing support with project development and delivery
  • mentoring and community online discussion in our Facebook group.

For more information please contact