Charity and Voluntary Sector (Archive)

BIG:  Financial boost to Volunteer sector as Lottery money increases fundraising support – (BIG:  Funding to prevent future social issues ~ Swansea man gives back to the community following remarkable recovery from serious mental breakdown ~ BIG:  Young Start awards help young Scots reach their potential ~ Northern Ireland groups share in £761,601 grants boost from Awards for All)

CAB:  Over 2m have problems cancelling subscriptions on credit or debit cards – (Citizens Advice responds to CMA energy investigation remedies ~ DECC:  Biggest ever investigation into energy market builds on what government is doing to keep bills down ~ CMA sets out energy market changes ~ Ofgem welcomes CMA’s provisional decision on remedies)

CLG:  Community Rights hit a landmark 5,000 uses – (New £3.6m programme to help communities take control of their local pub)

ScotGov:  Helping domestic abuse survivors into work – (Green funding boost ~ Tackling food poverty)

WAG:  £10m to boost employment prospects of young people with learning disabilities and/or learning difficulties – (WAG:  Pioneering project is breaking down barriers to culture ~ WAG:  £55,000 Welsh Government funding to secure Gemau Cymru 2016)

LGA and Barnardo's respond to new FGM figures