Resources from Office for Civil Society

Transition Fund

Documents relating to the £100 million Transition Fund to assist charities, voluntary groups and social enterprises affected by public spending reductions including the Equality Impact Assessment.

Tue, 08/03/2011

Giving Green Paper

The Giving Green Paper sets out the Government’s initial ideas for building a stronger culture of giving time and money to start a national debate on our society’s attitude to giving. This is not a conventional green paper.

Wed, 29/12/2010

Pre-qualification questionaire sift guidance for National Citizen Service Evaluation

Pre-qualification questionaire sift guidance for National Citizen Service Evaluation

Wed, 08/12/2010

Evaluation of National Citizen Service - Description of requirements

The Office for Civil Society (OCS) and Department for Education (DfE) wish to commission an evaluation of the 2011 and 2012 NCS pilots to assess the success of the pilots in meeting the programme aims and to provide robust data to inform future decisions on NCS.

Fri, 26/11/2010

Pre-qualification questionaire for Evaluation of National Citizen Service

To be read in conjunction with the Pre-qualification questionaire Sift Guidance

Fri, 26/11/2010

Francis Maude speech unveiling new support for mutuals

Speech by Minister for the Cabinet Office Francis Maude at the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea unveiling new support for public service mutuals, building on the Government’s Pathfinder programme.

Wed, 17/11/2010

Big Society strategy to support charities, voluntary groups and social enterprises.

The first step towards helping civil society organisations grasp new opportunities arising from the massive devolution of power to local communities and reform of public services that underpins the Big Society.

Thu, 14/10/2010

Open letter to the voluntary, community and social enterprise sectors

Open letter from Minister for the Cabinet Office Francis Maude and Minister for Civil Society Nick Hurd, to the voluntary, community and social enterprise sectors asking them to contribute their ideas to help reduce the deficit.

Thu, 29/07/2010

Big Society Programme

We want to give citizens, communities and local government the power and information they need to come together, solve the problems they face and build the Britain they want.

Tue, 18/05/2010

Building the Big Society

This document outlines the Government's programme of policies in support of the Big Society.

Tue, 18/05/2010

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