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About Rebecca Young

Rebecca Young is a senior policy officer at NCVO, working primarily on public services and volunteering policy. Before joining NCVO, Rebecca led on mental health, housing and disability policy at the National Union of Students.

Government policy and funding round up: June 2022

In our latest government policy and funding round-up, we explore rising costs for charities, changes to the annual return, and newly announced funds and bills. Continue reading

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Government policy and funding round-up: April 2022

This round-up will help you to stay informed about our influencing work, and any government policy and funding announcements. Continue reading

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Government policy and funding round-up: February 2022

A round-up to help you stay informed about our influencing work, and any government policy and funding announcements. Continue reading

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Levelling up white paper: What it means for charities and volunteering

Analysis of the Levelling Up white paper, published in February 2022, which sets out how the government plans to improve opportunity across the UK.   Continue reading

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Government policy and funding round-up: December 2021

In this round-up, we share the latest government policy and funding announcements, including covid-19 vaccine requirements for care workers. Continue reading

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Government policy and funding round-up: October 2021

Our new policy and funding round-up to help you to stay informed about our influencing work, and any government policy and funding announcements. Continue reading

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Putting you at the heart of our government influencing work

NCVO needs your help to redesign how we work with members to better influence government and ensure charities have what they need to make a difference. Continue reading

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The government’s levelling up agenda: Have your say

The government is developing a plan to improve everyday life across the UK. Find out how you can support and feedback into this agenda. Continue reading

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Procurement green paper: Transition or transformation

Ahead of the government publishing a green paper setting out reforms to procurement legislation post-Brexit, we provide our thoughts on what this means for charities. Continue reading

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The new social value framework: Taking the Social Value Act one step further

Following on from our recent event on the new social value framework, we provide a summary of what was covered and how it will impact charities. Continue reading

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