Call for participants: Small, community and/or faith-based groups working on homelessness

19 June, 2019 - 09:42

 

Homeless Link and Housing Justice have launched a survey targeted at small charities (under £1 million income), community groups and/or faith-based groups working on homelessness. This is a chance to share your experiences, the challenges you are facing and your views...


Karl Wilding appointed NCVO Chief Executive

18 June, 2019 - 12:11

 

The National Council of Volunteer Organisations (NCVO) has announced that Karl Wilding will take over as its new Chief Executive later this year.

He is currently the organisation’s Director of public policy and volunteering...


New Fundraising Code to take effect in October

10 June, 2019 - 12:08

 

The Fundraising Regulator has launched its new and improved Fundraising Code of Practice, which will come into effect on 1 October 2019....


Charity Commission launches whistleblower hotline

10 June, 2019 - 10:23

 

The Department for Culture Media and Sport (DCMS) has launched a hotline for whistleblowers.

The hotline is operated independently by whistleblowing charity, Protect....


Organisations benefitting from SITR down by one third

3 June, 2019 - 11:03

 

The number of organisations funded through Social Investment Tax Relief (SITR) was down by one third in the year 2017-18 according to new figures released by HM Revenue & Customs.

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Sector Leader Report: Bristol Health and Wellbeing Board

28 May, 2019 - 12:58

Sector Leader report: Health & Wellbeing Board

Sector Leader: Elaine Flint

Date of meeting: 22 May 2019

 

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Policy roundup: Spring 2019

28 May, 2019 - 11:32

Policy round-up: Spring 2019

Those of you on our mailing list will have noticed that this quarter’s policy round-up omitted the very important announcement that Theresa May would...


Unite: Epidemic of stress at charities and NGOs

21 May, 2019 - 15:34

 

Unite has published the findings of a survey revealing an epidemic of stress related illness mental health issues, charities and NGO staff.

The survey found that 80 per cent of...


Help the CQC work better with the voluntary sector

21 May, 2019 - 14:00

 

The Care Quality Commission is consulting on how inspectors can work better with voluntary sector organisations. The survey takes around 5–7 minutes.

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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...


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