Charity and Voluntary Sector (Archive)

EU and Big Lottery Fund join forces to help communities address poverty and improve job opportunities – (BIG:  £15m Lottery support for vital carers projects across England ~ Just under £300,000 awarded to community groups across Wales ~ Earlston community adventure play park timeline ~ BIG:  Lottery cash to support Glasgow communities ~ Communities in need across Wales receive over £2m of Lottery funding ~ BIG:  Funding boost for local land initiatives)

Ofcom:  Dial '105' for electricity helpline

CLG:  One month to go 'til the launch of the 2015 Our Big Gig!

DWP:  Justin Tomlinson, Minister for Disabled People, writes about the recent Personal Independence Payment (PIP) ruling

Citizens Advice says banks ‘have only themselves to blame’ for PPI fines – (CAB:  Working parents ‘held hostage’ by childcare needs ~ Delays to PIP still ‘unacceptably common’ ~ Sky-high exit fees need to stop)

Ofcom:  Communications industry must serve customers better, says Ofcom

Sport England:  Use Our School launches – (Sport England:  New horizons beckon for Sport England ~ Further swimming decline dominates latest sports figures)

ScotGov:  Can you #MakeThingsLast

LGA:  Councils respond to £200m public health funding reduction

RoSPA:  Thousands of children’s home safety books available for free in Scotland