PDSA plans to change objects to offer paid for services

PDSA plans to change objects to offer paid for services

19 Dec 2014 | Alice Sharman

The Charity Commission has sided with the People’s Dispensary for Sick Animals on a decision that would allow it to change its objects to offer paid-for services.


PDSA plans to change objects to offer paid for services

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Salvation Army poster

Robert Ashton takes issue with the view that only faith groups have come forward to try to fill the void left by public spending cuts.

Sir Stuart Etherington, CEO, NCVO

Sir Stuart Etherington is concerned that the delivery of public services may eventually be limited to only a small number of large-scale providers, effectively creating a ‘fourth sector’.

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Stroud Against Cuts march. Image copyright - Matt Archibald

The legal case against NHS Gloucestershire’s plans to transfer primary health services to a community interest company has been settled out of court, with the NHS promising to look again at the options.

London Mayor opens social enterprise support centre

A new headquarters and hub for social enterprise support organisations has officially opened in London this week.

Christian Aid dumps head of fundraising role

Christian Aid has “disestablished” its head of fundraising role as part of a new approach to fundraising which emphasises integration with church groups and campaigning.

Health committee recommends joined-up social care commissioning

The key to securing better outcomes for older people and other vulnerable groups is joined-up services, MPs on the Health Select Committee have said.

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