Governance & Legal

in News September 18, 2018

National Hate Crime Awareness, Week 13-20 October 2018

Mayor’s Office for Policing And Crime (MOPAC) is providing resources to support community based events during National Hate Crime Awareness Week 2018 (#NationalHCAW). Distribution will be facilitated by the No To Hate Crime Campaign who organise the week.  Resources will NOT be available directly from MOPAC. Please see details below and please do circulate to your wider networks: Ordering #NationalHCAW… Read more

in News July 20, 2018

How to safeguard your charity and implement due diligence procedures

Trustees are the custodians of their charities and are legally responsible for implementing due diligence procedures to protect the charity, which includes maintaining finances through robust controls. Furthermore, it is imperative for charities to know who is donating to them and who is working for them as some charities can be exploited and abused by… Read more

in News October 11, 2017

NSPCC Safeguarding Training

All organisations that work with or come into contact with children should have safeguarding polices and procedures to ensure that every child, regardless of their age, gender, religion or ethnicity, can be protected from harm. Setting up and following good safeguarding policies and procedures means children are safe from adults and other children who might… Read more

in News September 13, 2017

Charity Governance, Finance and Resilience

Charity trustees need to be able to identify the charity’s purposes and plans,its resilience and quality of governance – and to be able to review these at regular intervals. The Charity Commission has designed 15 questions to help charity trustees carry out such a review and decide what they need to focus on. This week,… Read more