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The London Advice Conference 2017

The 9th London Advice Conference will take place on Wednesday 08 February 2017 at Clifford Chance in Canary Wharf. Free…


Supporting you to give great advice: Lasa’s new web tools

Further to our work on rightsnet and our other websites, and in response to feedback from advisers, we've been working…


Free ‘Basic Risk Assessment’ training (22 February)

Wednesday 22 February 2017 at CVS Brent Open to voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) organisations in London, this workshop…


Free ‘Health and Safety Essentials’ training

Wednesday 15 February 2017 at CVS Brent Want to know your rights when it comes to health and safety? Why…


FREE Turn2us workshops

Turn2us will run two FREE workshops in Hammersmith on 24 January 2017 to help you support people in financial hardship…


One Day Without Us

Next year, on 20 February, is UN Day of integration. In order to highlight the role immigrants and migrants play…


Measuring Outcomes, Demonstrating Impact

Most voluntary sector organisations are now familiar with describing what they do and collecting evidence of what they do and…


Free 13 week Southwark Parenting Programme - Starts Tuesday 10 January 2017

Strengthening Families Strengthening Communities (SFSC) January 2017 Southwark Parenting Programme Date Begining: Tuesday 10th January 2017 for 13 weeks Time:…


Policies and Procedures: What Do You Need? (06 March)

Policies and procedures provide the framework within which an organisation operates. They define what your organisation does and how you…


Recruitment and Selection of Volunteers

This two day course is the recommended first step for people interested in developing their volunteer management practice. The course…


Safeguarding Adults Level 1 (18 April)

All employees and volunteers who come into contact with service users in their work have a duty of care to…


Safeguarding Children and Young People, Level 1

Everyone shares responsibility for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, irrespective of individual roles. Staff and…


New! AQS Training for Small London Advice Centres 7th or 21st October 2015

Small advice organisations are often caught in a dilemma: whilst they know that they would benefit from holding the Advice…


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New rights for Carers, as the Care Act comes into force

The Care Act 2014 came into force on the 1st of April, bringing with it, as Carers UK say, “landmark…


New guide from the Mental Health Foundation

The Mental Health Foundation as part of their "How to" series has just produced a new guide on "How to…


The Coalition’s Social Policy Record: Policy, Spending and Outcomes 2010-2015

Bharat Mehta, Chief Executive, Trust for London announces newly published academic research from LSE and the Universities of Manchester and…


Migrants and private rented housing

BMENational and the Chartered Institute of Housing, with support from the TDS Charitable Foundation, have added new information to their…


Computanews - tech news for the non-profit sector

Computanews made its first appearance in 1984 at the dawn of non-profit tech, so join us for the UK's longest…


What are the health outcomes of good advice?

The ASA is delighted to announce our new research project, looking at the health impacts of advice giving. A roundtable…

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