Information dissemination

Provide regular information about local, regional and national policy developments though our websites, bulletins, social media, and blogs.

Networks and events

Connect likeminded organisations through thematic networks and events, to share information, learn from peers and influence positive change.

97% of individuals who had accessed TSSW engagement and influencing support found it useful in enabling those they work with to influence policy development, service planning and delivery.

Guidance to connect organisations to national, regional and local channels for influencing

Advice on how to connect with the most appropriate channels for influencing policy in your field of work at local, regional or national levels.

Brokering and enabling third sector influence

Broker third sector involvement in public sector governance arrangements.

Building sector skills and capacity in influencing and campaigning

Deliver an accessible programme of learning and development to grow third sector influencing skills and capacity.

Resources being developed

Engagement & Influencing – Information

Health and Safety
Good Governance

Health and Safety

This guidance is designed to introduce you, a charity or as an organisation that works with volunteers, to your health and safety responsibilities.

Model Constitution for Setting up a Small Charity
Good Governance

Model Constitution for Setting up a Small Charity

If you want to start up a small charity, you will need a set of rules which explain what the charity does and how it is to be run.

Effective Annual General Meetings
Good Governance

Effective Annual General Meetings

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) is a formal yearly meeting of the members of an association, company, charity or other organisation, for the purposes of holding elections and reporting on the year’s events.

Engagement & Influencing – Training & Events

Test - Introduction to influencing
Training Course

Test – Introduction to influencing

WCVA

Develop the skills, knowledge, tools and techniques to influence decision makers.

Test - An introduction to GDPR for the third sector
Training Course

Test – An introduction to GDPR for the third sector

WCVA

GDPR for the third sector – an introduction