Cambridge University Social Service Organisation: Correspondence and papers

Scope and Content

Correspondence; names of group leaders and college representatives; information about projects and organisations; publicity material, including newsletters; and a few financial papers.

Administrative / Biographical History

Cambridge University Social Service Organisation, now called Student Community Action, is a student-run charity that places volunteers from Cambridge University and Anglia Polytechnic University in community projects in the city and assists the fund-raising events of local and national charities.

Access Information

Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Presented by Student Community Action, 1977.


Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.

Other Finding Aids



Further information about Student Community Action is available on its website (