Charity and Voluntary Sector (Archive)

BIG:  The Silver Line receives £975,000 of National Lottery funding

CAB:  Mobile phone networks overcharging loyal customers by up to £38 a month

HM Treasury:  Those suffering from problem debt to get vital ‘Breathing Space’ ~ Citizens Advice responds to Government announcement to provide six weeks’ “breathing space” for people in debt ~ Citizens Advice responds to BrightHouse compensating customers for not carrying out proper affordability checks)

BEIS:  Independent review on cost of energy published ~ Ofwat:  Regulators join together to encourage more help for vulnerable customers from energy & water providers

WAG:  Wind farm funding boost for community projects in Conwy

PC&PE:  Cut wait for Universal Credit to a month

Ofcom:  Charges cut for up to 1m BT landline-only customers

Sports charity investigated by Charity Commission

Sport England:  Driving A New Open Data Future

ScotGov:  £1.5m for Community Choices Fund

Adam Smith Inst:  Subsidies & regulations on childcare are costing us all

FCA:  Rent-to-own provider BrightHouse to provide over £14.8m in redress to around 249,000 customers

Homeless Link:  Raising the profile of Housing First – reflections from the 2017 party conferences – (HL:  UK Dementia Congress 2017: dementia and housing session)

Serco gifts £400,000 for care worker apprenticeships