Third Sector – Resources

Please find below a range of reports and reference materials that may aid you in further reading around many of the areas that the Third Sector works in and Cumbria CVS Supports.

Cumbria CVS reports

The Cumbria Compact (Dec update) 2013

Working Together for Cumbria Report 2018

Recovery Review – Storm Desmond 2018

Cumbria Third Sector Network Brexit Impacts December 2018


Third Sector Research and Support

HM GOV (website)

Civil Society Strategy

HM GOV – Civil Society Strategy 2018 (Executive summary)

HM GOV – Civil Society Strategy 2018

Civil Society Futures – The Independent Inquiry (website)

Civil Society Futures – Civil Society in England : Its current state and future opportunity 2018

Civil Society Futures PACT – Putting it into Practice 2018

Institute for Local Government (website)

How to Work Effectively with the Third Sector – discussion paper 2018

Northern Rock Foundation (website)

Third Sector Trends in Cumbria 2015

What Makes a Third Sector Organisation tick? 2010

Beyond “flat-earth” maps of the third sector: Enhancing our understanding of the contribution of “below-the-radar” organisations’ 2010

Institute for Public Policy Research – North (IPPR North) (website)

Third Sector Trends in the North of England 2017

The Value of Volunteering in the North 2018

Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) (website)

The Relational State 2012

National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO)  (website)

The Road Ahead 2019

Carnegie UK Trust (website)

Kindness, Emotions and Human Relationships – The Blind Spot in Public Policy 2018

Third Sector Research Centre (TSRC) (website)

Blending, Braiding and Balancing – Combining Formal and Informal Modes of Social Action (March) 2016

Blending, Braiding and Balancing – Combining Formal and Informal Modes of Social Action (March) 2016 (Summary)

Institute for Voluntary Action Research (IVAR) (website)

The Value of Small 2018

National Association for Voluntary and Community Action (NAVCA) (website)

Collaboration in Practice 2018

Big Lottery

A Whole New World: Funding Commissioning in Complexity 2017

Blobs and squares

The Parable of the Blobs and Squares – Video


Health

NHS England (website)

NHS Long Term Plan 2019

NHS Long Term Plan 2019 (Summary)

National Health Science Alliance (website)

Health for Wealth – 2018

University of Westminister (website)

Making Sense of Social Prescribing 2017

Review of Evidence Assessing Impact of Social Prescribing – 2017


Health and Arts

APPG – Arts, Health and Wellbeing (website)

Creative Health : The Arts for Health and Wellbeing 2017 (Second Edition)

Creative Health : The Arts for Health and Wellbeing 2017 (Summary)

APPG – Arts, Health and Wellbeing (Policy Briefings)

Creative Health The Arts for Health and Wellbeing – Public Health Briefing 2017

Arts Engagment and Wellbeing – Policy Briefing 2017

Local Goverment Support for Health and Wellbeing through Arts and Culture – Policy Briefing 2017

The Role of Arts and Cultural Organisations in Health and Wellbeing – Policy Briefing 2017

The Role of the Arts and Culture in Social Care – Policy Briefing 2017


Arts and Culture

Nesta (website)

NESTA DIY toolkit – Development Impact and You 2018