Charity and Voluntary Sector (Archive)

BIG:  Big Lottery Fund appoints new Director of Engagement – (BIG:  First Celebrate grants bring party atmosphere to Northern Ireland ~ BIG:  Small grants to make a big difference as communities across Wales get National Lottery cash ~ BIG:  Lottery £2m for community centre plan in Glasgow and Highlands)

Charity Commission:  Trustees failed to manage guest speaker at charity event

Cabinet Office:  Measuring social value: series of case studies launched

Home Office:  First anniversary of government commitment to resettle 20,000 Syrian refugees

HMT:  Tax-Free Childcare: Top things childcare providers should know

DfT:  Rescue boat charities to benefit from £1m government grant – (DfT:  £2m available for community minibuses)

CAB:  Number of temporary agency workers rises by 29% in a decade ~ ONS:  Official figures show nearly 3% of UK workers on zero hours contracts ~ Citizens Advice response to CPS annual report on violence against women and girls ~ People want job security as well as decent pay - says Citizens Advice ~ TUC: Zero-hours contracts have become an easy way to employ staff on the cheap)

BHF:  New report claims First Aid skills could prevent 59% of deaths from injury

ScotGov:  £500,000 Small Grants Programme opens – (ScotGov:  Funding to tackle food poverty ~ ScotGov:  Social enterprises on world stage ~ ScotGov:  Employment support programmes from April 2017)

WAG:  Could you make a difference to social care in Wales?

Sport England:  2016 School Games a roaring success

ESRC:  Where credit's due: paying for high-cost credit

Homeless Link:  Announcing the launch of In-Form Community

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