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19/06/2014

Utility companies create new website for vulnerable customers, fuel poverty and safety

Infrastructure North, comprising the four utility companies in Yorkshire and the North East, has developed a website providing information on vulnerable...

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21/05/2014

Save the date: VONNE AGM and conference

VONNE's AGM and annual conference are confirmed for 20th November 2014.  We are delighted to have two confirmed keynote speakers:Lisa Nandy MP, Shadow...

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11/05/2014

Making an honours nomination - North East guidance

The North East has the lowest amount of honours awarded, across all categories including OBEs, MBEs, CBEs, even accounting for the lower levels of population....

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23/04/2014

Foundation's hopes for future funding dashed

The Northern Rock Foundation, the region's biggest charity funder is to close after talks broke down with Virgin Money on funding for its future. ...

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03/04/2014

VONNE survey shows charities struggling to meet demand as welfare reform bites

Charities and voluntary groups across the North East are struggling to meet demand due to changes brought about by welfare reform, according to new research...

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20/03/2014

Transforming Rehabilitation: Who is bidding in the North East?

The Invitation to Negotiate stage of Transforming Rehabilitation commenced in February 2014, and is due to conclude by July/August.Tier 1 bidders will...

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13/03/2014

VONNE are recruiting a Health and Wellbeing Policy Officer

Health and Wellbeing Policy Officer Having secured funding to continue the health and social care policy work at VONNE, we are looking to recruit an individual...

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13/02/2014

New briefings on CCGs and Clinical Networks

2 important briefings have been produced by VONNE on new health structures that impact on VCS groups working in health and social care. ...

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29/01/2014

New charity award offers help to charities across the North East

New research out today shows that government spending cuts have affected nearly two-thirds of charities (64%) in the North East, while almost 60% of...

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08/10/2013

VONNE to introduce charging for jobs advertising

For the last 13 years VONNE has advertised third sector jobs on our website and in our ebulletin for free. We've tried to keep this service free for...