Take your temperature.
An easy-to-use tool to help you to assess organisational strengths and weaknesses in the context of a rapidly changing funding landscape and to flag up areas that require development. It helps you to pin-point the things you might consider doing to improve your organisation’s health and sustainability, rather than offer guidance about how to do things. It can also be used to brief any external consultant or support organisation that you engage to address development priorities.
Strengthening Community Safety and Reducing Crime: Commissioning from Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise providers – a guide.
The guide has been produced based on discussions with a number of PCC offices, policy officials within the Ministry of Justice, Directors of Public Health, Probation Trusts, Assistant Chief Constables and Safer Future Communities network leads. It aims to assist PCCs to create local relationships with VCSE organisations and develop commissioning strategies that enable PCCs to take advantage of the wealth of experience in developing and delivering services within the Sector.
Findings from a consultation with Probation Trusts on commissioning and the Voluntary and Community Sector.
Developing effective services for young adults throughout the criminal justice process.