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Talk for Health: Peer Counselling Skills

Learn to Talk for a Fit Mind with Talk for Health: Peer Counselling Skills In today's society it is all…


Measuring Outcomes, Demonstrating Impact

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


Plumstead Community Law Centre Management Committee Members wanted

Plumstead Community Law Centre is a community based Law Centre providing free and independent legal advice to the residents, workers…


Governance Roles and Responsibilities

Every voluntary and community organisation should be led and controlled by a management committee or board. This body ensures delivery…


Getting Your Story Told: How to get the Best out of your Press Releases

Getting a story in the newspapers, or on television, is a great way of getting publicity. And it’s free. Not…


Listening and Communication Skills

Do you want to increase the effectiveness of your listening skills? Do you want to interact confidently with different types…


How to Publicise your Organisation Using Social Media

Social media is becoming an increasingly important part of the communication strategy of any voluntary organisation – it offers the…


Supporting and Developing Volunteers

Would you like to deliver an induction and training programme for your volunteers? Do you know how to support and…


Volunteers required for Age UK Hillingdon

We are looking for volunteers in various services we offer to the residents of Hillingdon. Please look at our website…


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…


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…


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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