NAVCA has welcomed the NHS five year plan, launched yesterday by Simon Stevens, the chief executive of NHS England. The NHS five year forward view has a welcome recognition of the read more...
Welcome to NAVCA's website
On this site you will find information to support local voluntary and community action.
NAVCA believes voluntary and community action offers solutions to the challenges we face. Action rooted in communities brings local people together to campaign, volunteer and provide services. Uniquely, NAVCA is a national membership organisation with a grassroots view. Our membership network of over 350 local support and development charities keeps us in touch with the views of local charities and community groups from across the whole of England.
Recent blog entries
- Commissioning - what's going on
28th Oct 2014 at 04:04
The Public Contract Rules Consultation
Last week, we supported a joint NCVO submission to this consultation, which covers how the Government intends read more...
- Public Contract Regulations 2015 Consultation
10th Oct 2014 at 11:11
The Cabinet Office consultation on the transposition of the new EU Procurement Directives into UK law closes next week (17 October). NAVCA has been involved throughout read more...
- The General Election starts here - Lobbying Act rules come into force
19th Sep 2014 at 09:09
Now the Scottish Referendum is over, you will be pleased to know that today marks the start of the official “regulated” pre-Election period for next year’s General read more...
NAVCA welcomes the announcement by the Charity Commission that they are significantly altering its plans for the annual return. In particular NAVCA is pleased to see that the proposal read more...
Dawn Austwick, Chief Executive of the Big Lottery Fund, told delegates at NAVCA’s Chief Officers’ Residential Event (CORE) that grants are an important source of funding for the voluntary read more...