Archive - Feb 2009

Date

February 3rd

State of the Sector Panel Data Published

Date: 
03/02/2009

The Office of the Third Sectori has published a series of reports analysing data from the State of the Sector Panel survey. The State of the Sector Panel Survey was made up of 5,600 third sector organisations.

Volunteering Study to Look at the Issue of Under-Represented Groups

Date: 
03/02/2009

Involving volunteers from under-represented groups such as disabled people, single parents, refugees and asylum seekers might incur extra costs, both in engaging and supporting these volunteers as well as many practical challenges. An investigation into the costs and benefits of engaging volunteers from under-represented groups will form the basis of a study being undertaken by the Commission for the Compact in 2009.

Guidance on Meaningful Interaction

Date: 
03/02/2009

This guidance is Communities and Local Government's first attempt to set out what we know about meaningful interaction, based on research findings and the views of expert practitioners.

National Survey of Third Sector Organisations

Date: 
03/02/2009

The National Survey of Third Sectori Organisations closed in December 2008 with a very high response of 48,949 organisations (47%). The main survey findings have now been published.