‘The elephant in our care system’ @roper_adrian blog on the care economy in #wales #socialcare

To read the original post and to sign up to Adrian’s blog visit: https://adrianroper.blog/2018/05/16/the-elephant-in-our-care-system/ Any time now the Welsh Government is going to publish its strategic plan for health and social care. They rightly deferred the task until they’d had time to reflect on the recent Welsh Parliamentary Review, and on the responses submitted.  Before the… Read More ‘The elephant in our care system’ @roper_adrian blog on the care economy in #wales #socialcare

‘Meet your Social Investor’ events – June 2018, book now to avoid disappointment @socialbizwales #thirdsector #funding #wales

Social Business Wales are holding their annual ‘Meet your social investor’ events again this year. If you are a third sector organisation, a co-operative, an employee owned business or a social business this gives you an opportunity to explore funding options. This is your chance to explore a mixture of funding options from debt or… Read More ‘Meet your Social Investor’ events – June 2018, book now to avoid disappointment @socialbizwales #thirdsector #funding #wales

Has your charity used evidence to improve the way you work? @WalesCVA @A4UEvidence

(Originally posted on the WCVA website:) The Alliance for Useful Evidence is a network that champions smart evidence use in policy and practice across the UK and beyond. The Alliance are currently writing a report to showcase how charities use evidence in their work – such as analysing existing datasets like Understanding Society to identify need, or learning from action… Read More Has your charity used evidence to improve the way you work? @WalesCVA @A4UEvidence

Introduction to Tendering for Social Businesses @socialbizwales event in #northWales

Social Business Wales are holding a session to help Social Businesses & third sector organisations access tender opportunities. This is being held on Monday 21st May 2018 1pm – 4.30pm in Glasdir, Llanwrst. More information can be found below: An introduction to tendering for social businesses In 2015-16, Welsh public bodies spent approximately £6 billion… Read More Introduction to Tendering for Social Businesses @socialbizwales event in #northWales

Launch of Working Together: Trade Union and Co-operative Innovations for Precarious Work 20.03.2018 #events #wales #coop

Launch of  Working Together: Trade Union and Co-operative Innovations for Precarious Work 20th March 2018, 12-16.30 in the Main Hall at the Urdd, Cardiff. Two years ago we published a report on the scope for freelancers to come together through co-operatives, Not Alone, pointing to successful models around the world. Following the Taylor Review on… Read More Launch of Working Together: Trade Union and Co-operative Innovations for Precarious Work 20.03.2018 #events #wales #coop

Join the Conversation: The Future of Regional Development Funding Post Brexit – book now. @WalesCVA #thirdsector #wales #Brexit

Join the Conversation: The Future of Regional Development Funding Post Brexit. Wales has received significant investment from the EU Structural Funds. It’s helped us support people into work, encouraged business growth and funded world leading research, but it’s not without its faults. UK Government has set out its intention to develop a successor fund –… Read More Join the Conversation: The Future of Regional Development Funding Post Brexit – book now. @WalesCVA #thirdsector #wales #Brexit

Nesta launches 2nd round of ‘Innovate to Save’ fund @YLabWales #funding #I2SWales #thirdsector #Wales

Taken from Nesta’ s blog dated 20th February 2018, link to original post below: For the last eight months, we’ve been working with a group of organisations in Wales that chose to explore how they might deliver their services better and, crucially, cheaper. You can read about their projects here. Those eight formed the first cohort… Read More Nesta launches 2nd round of ‘Innovate to Save’ fund @YLabWales #funding #I2SWales #thirdsector #Wales