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Links to External Websites that may be Useful !

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Durham Action on Single Housing Ltd. (DASH)

DASH are an independent charity that provides supported and unsupported accommodation to people who are homeless or are about to become homeless.

http://www.dashorg.co.uk

ACEVO

ACEVO is the Association of Chief Executives of Voluntary Organisations. ACEVO support, connect, develop and represent the third sector's leaders which include Chief Executives, Chairs, Trustees, Directors and Senior Managers

http://www.acevo.org.uk 

ACRE

Action with Communities in Rural England

http://www.acre.org.uk

Audit Commission

Appoints auditors to all local authorities and NHS bodies in England and Wales

http://www.audit-commission.gov.uk

BECON

Black Ethnic Minority Community Organisations Network in the North East, representing black ethnic community organisations

http://www.becon.org.uk

British Association of Settlements and Social Action Centres (BASSAC)

Membership body for community organisations

http://www.bassac.org.uk

British Youth Council

The national youth council for young people in the UK aged under 26. BYC represents and involves a unique coalition of young people through their involvement as individuals or through their youth organisations.

http://www.byc.org.uk

Bullying Online

Help and advice for parents, pupils, schools and a range of others potentially affected by bullying.

http://www.bullying.co.uk

Centre for Excellence and Outcomes in Children and Young People's Services (C4EO)

C4EO aims to help those working in children’s services and improve the life chances of all children and young people, in particular those who are most vulnerable

http://www.c4eo.org.uk/

Charities Commission

The Charity Commission registers and regulates charities in England and Wales. Offering advice and provides a wide range of services and guidance to organisations run as effectively as possible.

http://www.charitycommission.gov.uk

Child Accident Prevention Trust (CAPT)

CAPT is the UK’s leading charity working to reduce the number of children and young people killed, disabled or seriously injured in accidents.

http://www.capt.org.uk/

Child Poverty Unit

Established in 2007 to ensure a co-ordinated approach to ending child poverty. Bringing together the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) the department for Children, Schools and Families (DCSF) and HM Treasury, the work of the CPU focuses on taking forward the Governments strategy to eradicate child poverty by 2020

http://www.dwp.gov.uk/policy/child-poverty

Children England

Creating a fairer world for children, young people and families by championing the voluntary organisations which work on their behalf.

http://www.childrenengland.org.uk

Children's Workforce Development Council (CWDC)

Resources, policy and good practice information and tendering opportunities related to the children's workforce. If you work with children or young people, whether through paid employment or voluntary work, you are a member of the children and young people's workforce.

http://www.cwdcouncil.org.uk

Commissioning Support Programme

The Commissioning Support Programme was set up to improve life chances for children and young people in England through supporting and improving commissioning.

http://www.commissioningsupport.org.uk

Communities and Local Government

Communities and Local Government sets policy on supporting local government, communities and neighbourhoods, regeneration, housing, planning, building and the environment, and fire.

http://www.communities.gov.uk

Community Development Foundation

Working nationally and regionally in community development strategy and delivery. They manage programmes that fund projects in communities, carry out research into what works and use that to improve policy and practice.

http://www.cdf.org.uk

Department of Education

The Department of Education was formed on the 12th May 2010 and is responsible for the education and children's services. Source for Government policy and legislation.

http://www.education.gov.uk

Department of Health

Aims to improve the health and well-being of the people of England.

http://www.dh.gov.uk

Directgov

Public service information from the Government.

http://www.direct.gov.uk 

Hypnotherapy Directory

A page dedicated to Alcohol Abuse which provides useful information and articles which may be useful to people seeking advice for Alcohol related problems.

http://www.hypnotherapy-directory.org.uk/articles/alcoholabuse.html

Lifecoach Directory

Life Coach Directory was set-up in order to raise awareness of coaching and to enable visitors to find the most suitable qualified coach for their needs. Coaching is the process of guiding a person from where they are to where they want to be, and can address a range of areas from career advice to family coaching.

To ensure the professionalism of our website, all listed coaches have provided us with qualifications and insurance cover or proof of membership with a professional body.

www.lifecoach-directory.org.uk

Tutor Hunt

We are a completely free service, and make it simple for students to search for all the tutors within their local area. We are currently used by thousands of tutors and students daily and feel our service is helpful and may potentially be a useful resource for your site readers.

http://www.tutorhunt.com/