Understanding sector experience of Transforming Rehabilitation

A joint project to track the voluntary sector’s experience of recent changes to probation and prison services under the government’s Transforming Rehabilitation programme has published findings from a preliminary survey.

Clinks, the body for organisations working with offenders, has partnered with NCVO and Third Sector Research Centre. NCVO’s article says that “the overwhelming sense we got from voluntary sector respondents was uncertainty” – read more in ‘Transforming Rehabilitation: Uncertainty Reigns‘.

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How do you manage volunteer opportunities online?

NCVO Volunteering is running two surveys on systems being used to manage volunteering opportunities online.

One survey is aimed at any organisation which involves volunteers in its work – https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/NRFZ8KR.

The second is for sector infrastructure (support) organisations, at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/NT99D5V.

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Sector future in health and social care – views wanted

The second phase of a review of the role of the voluntary sector in improving health, wellbeing and care outcomes has launched, with the aim of creating a positive future. The launch article starts off with the question “What will happen to community groups, charities and social enterprises providing health and social care services during austerity?”. There are two part to this consultation:

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