UK to get a new experimental measure of poverty

20 May, 2019 - 12:14

 

The Government has announced that it will begin the process of developing an experimental statistic based on the measure of poverty developed by the...


Have your say: draft homelessness and rough sleeping strategy

13 May, 2019 - 12:05

Bristol City Council is consulting on its draft five-year strategy for homelessness and rough sleeping.

 

The strategy sets out information...


Youth Charter aims to address decline in youth work training

8 May, 2019 - 15:54

 

A new Youth Charter will be developed to set out a vision for young people over the next generation and beyond.

The announcement was made last month by Mims Davies, Minister for Sport and Civil Society....


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Call for evidence: Social Investment Tax Relief

8 May, 2019 - 14:31

 

HM Treasury has published a Call for Evidence to gain a better understanding about how the Social Investment Tax...


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Average pension deficit of large charities worth 24% of unrestricted income

2 May, 2019 - 17:13

 

The largest charities in England and Wales have an average pension deficit worth 24% of their annual net unrestricted income, according to a new report by...


Bristol Safeguarding Boards consult on new structure

30 April, 2019 - 11:10

 

Bristol Safeguarding Boards are changing the way that they are organised and operate, moving from four multi-agency boards to a single partnership board.

The four existing...


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Why your charity, group or organisation needs a marketing campaign

29 April, 2019 - 12:42

 

You might think you don’t need a marketing campaign because it’s too complicated, too expensive or too much of a drain on your time, especially if your charity, group or organisation is small or new. Surely the really big VCSE organisations make all the noise,...


Are foundations the answer to core funding woes?

24 April, 2019 - 10:03
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Blog written by Jenny Wildblood, Development Officer and Funding Lead at Voscur.

 
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Have your say: Bristol Local Plan

9 April, 2019 - 11:17

 

Bristol City Council is consulting on draft policies and development allocations for its Local Plan.

The Local Plan includes policies for deciding planning applications in Bristol.

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Have your say: draft commissioning plan for adults with support needs

8 April, 2019 - 16:03

 

Bristol City Council is consulting on the future commissioning of ‘help when people need it’ services.

The council is looking to procure these services for two main groups; those aged 18-64 and those aged 55+, as well as...


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