Impact Round Up: March 2021

Welcome to the first edition of our 2021 impact round-up. It’s been a year since the WHO declared a global pandemic and much has changed including here at NCVO. Continue reading

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Volunteers and Social Action Leading Change to Address Health Inequalities

Covid-19 has shone a stark light on health inequality. The virus has had a disproportionate impact on many who already face disadvantage and discrimination. Continue reading

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Spring Budget 2021

Last week the chancellor delivered his spring budget. The government’s plans had a strong focus on supporting business and addressing unemployment. Continue reading

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Campaigning for inclusion: How volunteers tackle health inequalities with Mencap

Campaigning for inclusion: How volunteers tackle health inequalities by Anne-Marie, head of volunteering at Mencap. Continue reading

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Governance round-up: February 2021

Read our monthly round-up to find out about the latest in charity governance. Continue reading

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Addressing health inequalities through volunteering

Dr Jurgen Grotz, director of The Institute for Volunteering Research, shares four key messages around recent conversations about addressing health inequalities through volunteering. Continue reading

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The inside track: February 2021

Our latest update on what’s going on in Westminster that might impact charities, including the #RightNow campaign, and Oliver Dowden’s heritage summit. Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: February 2021

With lockdown easing, we will be updating our coronavirus Involving Volunteers guidance in the coming weeks to help you be clear about how to follow the relaxing of restrictions carefully and safely. Continue reading

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Funding round-up: February 2021

This week saw the launch of the #RightNow campaign that NCVO is supporting along with hundreds of other charities. Continue reading

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Developing a National Volunteer Passporting Scheme

Volunteering Matters and NCVO are working in partnership to develop recommendations for a national volunteer passporting scheme. We outline what the scheme may entail as well as the resulting opportunities and barriers Continue reading

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