Decision details

Strategic Review of Voluntary Sector Services

Decision Maker: Executive

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


Purpose: To approve the commencement of a Strategic Review of Voluntary and Community Sector Services funded by the Council.




1)        a strategic review of Voluntary and Community Sector services be approved funded by Wokingham Council which will be founded on the following principles:


·                The development of measurable outcomes for each voluntary sector provider to achieve which will focus on the difference made to the service user

·                The formation of a clear relationship between the council’s contracting and/or grant funding of voluntary sector services and the achievement of measurable outcomes

·                The increased use of longer term contracts rather than annual grants for voluntary sector services in order to provide longer term stability for funded organisations;


2)        authority be delegated to the relevant Director and Lead Member to approve outcomes from individual voluntary sector reviews.

Wards Affected: None Specific;

Declarations: None

Dispensations: None

Reference Number: WBC941

Contact: Hayley Rees Email: Tel: 0118 974 6705.

Publication date: 30/03/2017

Date of decision: 30/03/2017

Decided at meeting: 30/03/2017 - Executive

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