Category Archives: National News

Terms of Engagement Workshop

Terms of Engagement between NHS England and the Voluntary Community and Social Enterprise (VCSE) Sector – a co-produced piece of work NHS England and the Empowering People and Communities Taskforce are currently embarking on the co-production of Terms of Engagement … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

Calor Gas Invites Local Groups to Apply to its Rural Community Fund The rural energy provider set up the Rural Community Fund in 2017 as a way to give something back to the community, and once again it is offering … Continue reading

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Funding Roundup

National Vegetarian Week 2018 – Last Chance to Apply for a Small Grant There is only one application round left for not-for-profit organisations and informal groups who are seeking a small grant to support an event or an activity which … Continue reading

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Reforming Charity Tax Reliefs – A Chance To Have Your Say

NCVO have issued a call for evidence to seek views and evidence from anyone with relevant knowledge, expertise or experience of the system of charitable tax reliefs in the UK, including charities, donors, academics, think tanks, representative bodies, accountants, philanthropy … Continue reading

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DWP Touch-Base Newsletter

Click here to read the latest newsletter from DWP including useful information about: understanding Universal Credit new figures released on workplace pensions interview preparation support for unemployed women plus more…

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National Consultations and Policy Update

Culture is Digital Strategy to Unlock Potential of Culture Sector The Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) has published a report setting out a framework for how culture and technology can work together to increase participation and boost … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

£1.5 Million Fund Announced to Support People in England Back into Work Following Time Out Caring The Minister for Women and Equalities, Amber Rudd, has announced a £1.5 million programme to support people back into work after time spent away … Continue reading

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GDPR – Blogs and Webinar

‘GDP-ARGH!’ Where should my charity begin with the new data regulation?– Social Investment Business have written a blog which may help your organisation prepare for GDPR. Click here to read it. NCVO exclusive GDPR webinar with Protecture The most significant change … Continue reading

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National Health and Wellbeing News

The Building Health Partnerships (BHP) Self care programme may be of interest if you want to know more about how Sustainability and Transformation Partnerships (STPs) are working with the voluntary sector and local people to design health and care services; … Continue reading

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Government Consults On Civil Society Strategy

Civil society has changed significantly in recent years, with growing numbers of profit making businesses set up primarily to do good, adding to the efforts of traditional not-for-profit charities, community groups and youth organisations. At the same time, businesses are … Continue reading

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