Research

New models of care: working together for a healthier London

Posted on 24 March 2016

The research in this report has been undertaken by the London for All programme manager as a contribution to the 'New Models of Care' event held at London Metropolitan University on 23 March 2016... read more

 

Briefing: the London integrated care pioneers

Posted on 25 February 2016

LVSC (through is constituent membership of Regional Voices) and London for All programme have produced a briefing paper looking at the London Integrated Care Pioneers... read more

 

LVSC Mayoral Manifesto

Posted on 14 January 2016

The VCSE sector adds extraordinary value to Londoners, but this public good which enriches so many lives is only achieving a fraction of its potential... read more

 

New report and resource from Women's Resource Centre

Posted on 28 April 2015

Women's organisations; the 'net beneath the net': the role of the women's voluntary and community organisations and benefit of specialist women's services... read more

 

New research from the Women's Resource Centre

Posted on 28 April 2015

Impact of the Equality Act on Women's Equality: reviewing the use and impact of equality mechanisms on women's equality in London... read more

 

HEAR Funders' Impact on Equality Work Research Report

Posted on 27 March 2015

The Impact of Funders' Processes and Practices on Voluntary Organisations' Equality Work in London April 2015... read more

 

Social Value Act briefing

Posted on 29 January 2015

What is social value and where can I find out more about it?... read more

 

HEAR Intersectionality Research Report

Posted on 19 June 2014

This fascinating research looks at the impact on a person's life of having multiple protected characteristics and presents case studies of VCS organisations in London that are working in this area, which is called intersectionality... read more

 

At a glance: the voluntary sector in London

Posted on 21 May 2014

LVSC, as part of its London for All programme, recently commissioned NCVO to compile data on the Voluntary Sector in London in order to give you a better understanding of the size and scope of the voluntary sector at both borough and London wide levels... read more

 

ROTA free schools research

Posted on 16 May 2014

New research from Race on the Agenda (ROTA) shows that free schools are failing to comply with statutory requirements on equality... read more

 

Welfare reform in London 2013

Posted on 15 May 2014

LVSC has collated our own and others' research and anecdotal evidence to look at the impact of welfare reform in London in 2013... read more

 

Consultation on Judicial Review and Women's Resource Centre response from Policy Team

Posted on 11 March 2014

On 6 September 2013 the Secretary of State for Justice published further proposals to reform judicial review... read more

 

Vital ingredients when merger and collaboration are on the menu

Posted on 9 Feb 2014

The report presents findings of a six month research project conducted across London's VCS based on interviews with 15 organisations that have undergone merger or worked collaboratively... read more