Advice and Information Resources

Sources of Advice and Information


NCVO is a membership organisation that provides advice and support on all matters to do with the voluntary sector.


Sitra is a membership organisation for housing and support providers that provides training, consultancy and specialist information to the sector.

Law Works

Facilitates a “Not for Profits Programme” which brokers legal advice to small not-for-profit organisations on a wide range of legal issues

Small Charities Coalition

Helps trustees, staff and volunteers of small charities access the skills, tools, and information they need to get going


Is a site for advertising volunteering opportunities

Directory of Social Change

Provides information about funding resources that you can subscribe to.

You’re the Boss

Provides information about the workings of the social care system and resources for self-employed carers and small social care agencies

Skills for Care

Skills for Care offer learning and development support and practical resources from entry level right through to those in leadership and management roles for adult social care organisations.

Sandy Adirondack

Sandy Adirondack is a freelance management consultant and trainer working exclusively in the voluntary/not-for-profit sector. Her main specialisms legal aspects of voluntary sector governance and management, and helping boards become more effective.

“You can sign up to get details of government publications, statistics, consultations or announcements

Other Sources of Information

Find other sources of information or advice by clicking on one of the following links (to follow)

  • Housing and Support Services
  • Social Care Services
  • Advice and Befriending Services
  • Criminal Justice Services
  • Community Action Services
  • Advice on Guidance and Strategy
  • Training Providers
  • Funding and Fundraising Advice
  • Legal Issues
  • Staffing and Volunteering Resources

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