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By clicking on the 5 sections below, you will be able to access key information for your organisation.

Funding Advice and Support

Information and Resources

Policies and Procedures

Training and Development

Setting up or Developing a group






Latest News

  • Charity Commission website:

    The Charity Commission's website has now been moved onto the central gov.uk website. Old links should forward to new pages, but it may be worth checking and updating anything important.


  • Cambridgeshire Children's Centres Update

    Colleagues will be aware of the reconfiguration of the Children’s Centre service in Cambridgeshire which has been underway over the last twelve months.  Many of you will have contributed to the planning and considerations through the consultation period and the recent implementation.  They would like to thank you for your input. Read more...

  • Cambridgeshire County Council is currently reviewing its annual business plan which includes looking at the authority's priorities and setting their budget for the year 2015/16. Please be advised that the CCC Budget Planning consultation has just started, and they would like your views:


  • Please find attached the Children’s Workforce Development Learning Programme for 2014-15.

    Click here for full Programme

  • Integrated Older People's Pathway and Adult Community Services procurement:

    This ground-breaking £800m procurement is a truly innovative approach to improving patient experience, improving community care and reducing unplanned admissions.Read more...

  • NHS England consultation

    Last year we, at Healthwatch Cambridgeshire, sent out details of a consultation from NHS England on developing an Information Standard for accessible information.  Read more...

  • The County Council's Fairer Contributions Policy has been revised following a review of people's contributions to their Personal Budget.

    The attached Briefing Note provides information about the changes.

  • NCIA Inquiry into the Future of Voluntary Services

    "The impact of commissioning and procurement practices"  and "Outsourcing and the Voluntary Sector"



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