The critical role of volunteers within parks

The value of parks, the struggles they face and how volunteers are helping Continue reading

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The changing face of volunteering and four ways you can respond

Responding to a changing world and adapting to the expectations of potential volunteers Continue reading

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Review of the Social Value Act

Our recommended amendments to the Act and hopes for the scope of the review Continue reading

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Sustainable funding round-up: February 2017

Small Charitable Donations and Childcare Payments Act, funding opportunities, training and events and more Continue reading

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Policy Round-Up: January 2017

Some of the key policy and regulatory developments affecting charities and the voluntary sector this month Continue reading

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Proving the value of mentoring and befriending projects

Support with impact evaluation for organisations running mentoring and befriending projects Continue reading

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Public services news round-up: January 2017

Volunteering and public services, small charity friendly commissioning, outcomes-based contracts, VAT after Brexit, Commissioning Academy & Constructive Voices Continue reading

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Governance round-up: January 2017

Launch of research into trustee support, the Charity Governance Code, latest from the Charity Commission, upcoming events and more Continue reading

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Come what May: Preparing for Brexit

Key areas in which Brexit could effect voluntary organisations and how you can prepare for this Continue reading

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Volunteering and public services: what next?

Speech to the National Volunteering Forum on how we talk about the role of volunteering in public services in the future. Continue reading

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