NCVO February bulletin

The February National Council for Voluntary Organisations bulletin has arrived, with a host of interesting articles.  We link to it here with no apology, but many thanks! Headlines: What’s in store for the charity sector in 2019 New research about the experience...

Home schooled children

England’s Children’s Commissioner Anne Longfield has recommended that a compulsory register be kept of children who are being home schooled.  Her report shows that there are increasing numbers of children being educated in this way, and “no-one knows...

Research on carers

A new report has shown that increasing numbers of carers are having to choose between working and caring for those who depend on them, and leaving their jobs. Around half a million people have left their jobs int he last two years in order to care for an elderly, ill...