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SERVICE DELIVERY - VOLUNTARY SECTOR TO GET INVOLVED

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The voluntary sector is bracing itself for more responsibility amid government plans to consider different ways to ...
The voluntary sector is bracing itself for more responsibility amid government plans to consider different ways to fund public services.
Government indications it may seek to increase private sector involvement in public services have sparked debate over whether the voluntary sector is likely to be called on to deliver more services.
A spokeswoman for the National Council for Voluntary Organisations said: 'We welcome plans to heighten the role of the voluntary sector, but the government needs to respect the independence of the sector.
'Many organisations have an important role lobbying the government.'
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