Bristol Youth Offending Team ‘requires improvement’

2 October, 2018 - 15:27


The Bristol City Council team that supports young people that are in trouble with the law has been rated as ‘requires improvement’ by Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Probation.

The Bristol Youth Offending...

The Social Metrics Commission releases new measure of UK poverty

28 September, 2018 - 11:35


The new measurement looks beyond income, accounting for a range of essential costs that reduce people’s spending power such as rent, mortgage payments, childcare and disability costs.

These are measured against the positive...

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Save Hamilton House campaign makes national news

27 September, 2018 - 17:28


The campaign to save Hamilton House, home to several VCSE sector organisations in Bristol, has caught the attention of the national press. Hamilton House was described by...

Update on SEND funding

25 September, 2018 - 15:05

Bristol City Council has announced its next steps for reversing the £5 million in savings from its Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) budget for 2018–19.

The reversal follows a High Court challenge brought by two...

Bristol gives back: Freedom of Mind Festival, Bristol Giving and Social Saturday

24 September, 2018 - 12:40


Three big community-focused events are coming up in the next few weeks...

Mothers for Mothers Award Winners at Mental Health Alliance Awards Ceremony 2018

News from Voscur members: Awards, events and digital updates

18 September, 2018 - 12:10


Welcome to the first of our news reports, bringing you the latest...

Bristol Ageing Better contributes to national programme thanks to Voscur collaboration support

18 September, 2018 - 08:55


Bristol Ageing Better, part of the national Ageing Better programme due...

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Voscur helps Bristol Community Health launch grant programme

17 September, 2018 - 16:23


Voscur has helped social enterprise Bristol Community Health to launch...

Fundraising regulator email scam warning

17 September, 2018 - 11:49


Charities are being warned to be vigilant for scam emails claiming to be invoices from the Funding Regulator.

Invoices claim to be for Fundraising Preference Service costs and are being sent from a fake account:...

Advocate report: Bristol Safeguarding Adults Board

14 September, 2018 - 12:32


Advocate: Ben Cheney

Date of meeting: 27 June 2018


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