Category Archives: Practical support

Brexit: What does it mean for volunteering?

NCVO has already voiced its concerns over the danger of a no-deal Brexit, and no-deal is still possible if the EU decline an extension. Continue reading

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#SafeguardingAsOne – safeguarding is a priority for everyone, and these resources will help you get it right

This blog accompanies the launch of the new safeguarding resources developed as part of phase one of the Safeguarding Training Fund Continue reading

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Governance round-up: September 2019

Our round-up of last month's governance news includes: Brexit planning for boards, the upcoming Trustee Conference, the latest updates from the Charity Commission, and more Continue reading

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Listening and learning about volunteer management

20m people volunteer in the UK. With so many people involved in volunteering, we explore the successes and challenges that come with being a volunteer manager and how to create a space for these discussions within the volunteering community. Continue reading

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EU nationals, charities and the threat of a no-deal Brexit

Chetal Patel from Bates Wells explores how uncertainty over Brexit affects UK immigration law and looks at some important considerations the voluntary sector will need to prepare for as a result. Continue reading

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Why campaigners need to expect failure, and how to learn from it

Naomi Phillips from the British Red Cross on how to make the best of it when campaigning goes wrong Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: September 2019

Find out how a no-deal Brexit may affect volunteering. Plus, how Everton FC improved their volunteering programme, news on our upcoming Trustee Conference, and more. Continue reading

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The inside track: September 2019

Our latest political round-up, including prorogation confusion, no-deal legislation, and multiple expulsions, resignations and defections. Continue reading

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Charities and Brexit: Regardless of the outcome, preparation is key

NCVO has published new guidance to help charities prepare for a no-deal Brexit. We look at some of the key areas of concern. Continue reading

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‘Not another one’ – what charities need to know about a snap election

The prime minister is seeking a general election ahead of the Article 50 deadline. We take a look at what might happen and what charities need to think about. Continue reading

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