Tag Archives: Public services

The inside track: May 2022

Our latest political update on what’s going on in Westminster that might impact charities, including the Queen's Speech and partygate. Continue reading

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Queen’s speech: What it means for the voluntary sector

NCVO's policy team responds to the government's legislative programme set out in the Queen's speech, and considers the impact for the voluntary sector. Continue reading

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The inside track: March 2022

Our latest political update on what’s going on in Westminster that might impact charities, including the policing and crime bill, and Charity Commissions chair. 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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Funding round up: March 2021

Our round-up of funding news in the last month, including the latest NPC report on the 'levelling up' agenda, the latest results from our Respond, Recover, Reset survey and news on both Lloyds Bank Foundation and covid-19 government funding. Continue reading

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Health and social care round-up: March 2021

Our regular update on health and social care policy, with an emphasis on volunteering and the voluntary sector. 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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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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Funding round-up: January 2021

Looking ahead to the March budget and the financial outlook according to our Road Ahead report. Continue reading

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Spending review 2020

Today’s spending review was arguably the most anticipated yet. We look at the announcements of interest to charities. Continue reading

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