Shared measurement and the journey to (youth) employment

Back in May New Philanthropy Capital published the Journey to EmploymenT (JET) framework which identified factors that influence young peoples’ transition into work, and outlines the shared outcomes the sector is working towards. The JET Pack is an eight-step guide designed to help organisations implement the framework, identifying what to measure, deciding how and when to measure, and using the resulting data to learn and improve.

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New project on volunteering in care homes

A programme to promote volunteering in care homes has been launched by NCVO, working with local volunteer centres in five Clinical Commissioning Group areas across England. Funded by the Department of Health’s innovation programme, the scheme will run until March 2016, with volunteers supporting older people in both residential and nursing care homes.

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