Safeguarding adults guide: what you need to know
It is important that every organisation working closely with adults has an awareness of safeguarding adults and what this entails.
Are there really just three key opportunities for learning and development in charities?
In December 2011, the Leadership 20:20 Commission established by the National Council for Voluntary Organisations published a series of recommendations.
Considerations for managing volunteers in your charity
It’s important we define exactly what a volunteer is before we look into how to effectively manage them within your organisation.
Using our free resources to support your charity's Learning and Development strategy
Virtual College has developed a range of free resources in order to support frontline professionals, such as those for charities and safeguarding organisations. Here are our top tips for making the most of them.
Charity sector insights for 2018
2018 is shaping up to be a monumental year for the charity sector, so it's important that organisations are ready for all the changes the coming months will bring.
Police 'letting down' victims of domestic violence and abuse
A short text containing Theresa Mays comments regarding the let-down of domestic violence victims by the police.
Presentation: Female Genital Mutilation by Dr Comfort Momoh
This article summarises a presentation on Female Genital Mutilation by Dr Comfort Momoh MBE, FGM Consultant and Public Health Specialist.
Rochdale prosecutor draws similarities between radicalisation and child sexual exploitation
This article looks at the similarities drawn between radicalisation and CSE by the former chief crown prosecutor Nazir Afzal.
Sexual abuse of disabled adults in the UK
This article contains information from the BBCs Victoria Derbyshire programme and the NSPCC. It discusses the 4,748 reports of sexual abuse against adults with disabilities.