Supporting a stronger third sector: 2014 impact report

Year of publication
2014
Author
Voluntary Action Scotland
Abstract

This is the second Impact Report on Scotland?s 32 Third Sector Interfaces (TSIs). The report explores the impact of Scotland?s 32 TSIs in 2013/14 in relation to their four key delivery areas: - Developing volunteering - Supporting social enterprise; - Supporting and developing voluntary and community organisations; - Building the third sector relationship with Community Planning. Key findings Overall there is evidence that the TSIs have played a key role in supporting their local third sector through a range of activities including: - Brokering new relationships between TSIs, the wider third sector and public sector bodies - Providing support and training for organisations and individuals - Contributing to the implementation and delivery of national initiatives such as health and social care integration, Reshaping Care for Older People and the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Bill.

 
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