Consultation about Supporting People services launched

14 June, 2017 - 14:31
 
Bristol City Council has launched a city-wide consultation on proposals to save £1.8m from its Supporting People budget. This equates to a reduction of 25 per cent of current funding.
 
Supporting People is a collection of free prevention services, which are...

Changing Data Protection legislation - don't get stung with a fine!

14 June, 2017 - 14:10
 
From May 2018, VCSE organisations risk a fine of up to £500,000 for non-compliance with the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). They could also lose large volumes of data they rely upon for fundraising and communicating with service-users, members and other stakeholders...

New consultations detail major savings proposals in Bristol neighbourhoods

14 June, 2017 - 14:05

A raft of five consultations have been launched by Bristol City Council to get local people’s views on their proposals for how they could deliver certain local services with a reduced budget.

Libraries, public toilets, school crossing patrols, Neighbourhood Partnerships and Bristol...


Local placements for young people as part of the National Citizen Service

13 June, 2017 - 14:21

 

Are you a charity or organisation that could benefit from volunteering from young people aged 15-17 in and around Bristol, Swindon, Weston super-Mare and Bath? If so, the National Citizen Service could help! The...


New fund to tackle loneliness through youth social action

13 June, 2017 - 12:29

 

The Co-op Foundation is working together with the #iwill campaign to create a £2 million fund that will grow our youth loneliness network.

The first round of this fund is now open.

Charities working with...


The VCSE sector must be influential: this expert-led webinar can help

7 June, 2017 - 15:04
 
It is well understood that the voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) sector benefits from having a strong voice, and in turn, our partners benefit from our perspective and expertise. 
 
Engaging with local politicians helps VCSE organisations to...

Austerity bites: two thirds of charities are subsidising public sector contracts

2 June, 2017 - 13:16
 
A race to the bottom to deliver public sector contracts for less is causing a crisis in the relationship between charities and the state. A recent report by New Philanthropy Capital (NPC) found that two-...

Have your say: your chance to meet the West of England’s Metro Mayor

2 June, 2017 - 12:15
 
Voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) organisations from across the West of England have a chance to hear from the Conservative Metro Mayor, Tim Bowles, at a special event...

Health and Social Care and the General Election

2 June, 2017 - 11:31

 

This General Election, VCSE organisations working in Health and Social Care can get the latest updates from all political parties, along with policy analysis, thanks to a helpful...


Southmead Fourteen Community Plan- Invitation to Tender – Southmead Fourteen Disability Project

1 June, 2017 - 16:09

 

Invitation to Tender – Southmead Fourteen Disability Project

Fee - £20,000 incl. VAT and all expenses

  1. Introduction

What is the Fourteen Programme?

Fourteen is a £3.5m national...


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