BCA has been working for nearly 50 years for the benefit of the whole community in the civil parish of Burnham in Buckinghamshire and its immediate neighbourhood. BCA works closely with other local charities and voluntary organisations. Through its various sub-groups it is involved in the provision of a wide range of community services and activities including information provision, social events and transport.
Burnham Access Group works with, and on behalf of people with disabilities, to promote access and mobility for all in the Burnham area. For example the Group have successfully campaigned for improvements to some local road crossings, for the installation of a number of dropped kerbs and for improved access to some local shops and businesses.
Burnham Carnival is a popular annual event held on the 2nd Saturday of July. Beginning with a colourful Carnival Parade the entertainment continues throughout the afternoon in Burnham Park.