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A time for reflection

As we move from one business year into the next it’s worth taking stock of how we’re evolving as an organisation to better serve our local communities. 420 more words


More awareness needed for conductive education

Conductive education is well established now but it is difficult for people to access information about it and a name that does not necessarily explain what it is, doesn’t help. 811 more words

Andras Peto

Awareness Raising Event for the Voluntary Sector - Special Educational Needs (SEN) Reforms

“The biggest change in special education in 30 years”

The biggest transformation to SEN support for 30 years is currently making its way through Parliament it will give children and parents greater say over their personalised care and assistance, and put in place a new birth-to-25 system for children and young people with SEN. 175 more words

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Pickles considers action in charity grants for votes scandal

Community Secretary Eric Pickles has said he will “carefully examine the evidence”gathered in a Panorama investigation into the mayor of Tower Hamlets council, who it alleges doubled grants awarded to Bengali-run charities in return for votes.

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Has your Organisation got some left-over budget you need to spend?

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If you are planning to invest in your Organisation but have finalised the details yet, our… 36 more words

Gordon Owen

Charities can ease the burden on healthcare

Guardian: The drive to open up public services to competition has proved controversial, nowhere more so than in the NHS. Sir Stephen Bubb, chief executive of the Association of Chief Executives of Voluntary Organisations, wrote to David Cameron earlier this year raising concerns that public sector monopolies could be replaced by “private-sector oligopolies”. 41 more words

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How independent is your charity's voice?

How independent are you? It’s a question every voluntary organisation should be asking itself in the light of Tuesday’s report, Independence Undervalued: The Voluntary Sector in 2014. 141 more words

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