Debt advice squeezed ahead of Black Friday and Christmas 

24 November, 2021 - 15:44

Thousands of vulnerable people struggling with personal debts could lose access to free specialist face-to face help as a result of a government shake-up that seeks to move more services online, advisers speaking to the Guardian have said. 

It's feared that some areas could have more than...

The UN's International Day of the Elimination of Violence Against Women

24 November, 2021 - 13:49

The UN's International Day of the Elimination of Violence Against Women is this Thursday (25th November)  

The United Nations reports that nearly 1 in 3 women will be abused in their lifetime. In times of...

Charity Commission releases new safeguarding guidance

19 November, 2021 - 10:54

The Charity Commission for England and Wales has just released updated safeguarding guidance that now includes safeguarding online. The guidance is aimed at Trustees but covers a lot of areas that will be of use to senior paid staff.

To read the guidance, click...

New advice drop-in sessions launched to support community groups

17 November, 2021 - 13:48

Are you a new...

Unprecedented Crisis in Adult Social Care: innovation and new approaches are needed

17 November, 2021 - 12:57

New workshop to reflect on innovative approaches to delivering Adult Social Care  ...

Unlocking the potential of Bristol's communities: Voscur's impact story for 2021

16 November, 2021 - 12:44

Welcome to Voscur’s Summary Impact Report for 2021.

Watch the video below or download a PDF version to print.


Opportunity for three people to join Bristol Refugee & Asylum Seeker Partnership’s team.

12 November, 2021 - 14:37


Do you feel strongly about empowering refugees and asylum seekers?

Do you share our belief that effective partnership and collaboration will increase our impact?...

People unimpressed by their governments' efforts to tackle climate change - results in unwillingness to change lifestyle. 

10 November, 2021 - 15:08

“We’re already doing everything we can to tackle climate change – but they’re not!” 

A poll of 10 countries including the UK has found that while people are concerned about the climate crisis the majority of us think we are already taking sufficient action and only a minority are willing...

Join the Voscur Board of Trustees

8 November, 2021 - 15:36

We are looking for skilled and enthusiastic people, from a range of backgrounds to join the Voscur Board of Trustees. In particular we want to hear from individuals with experience and skills in marketing and PR, digital and technology innovation and financial planning/business development/...