We are proud to announce that we recently joined ACEVO (Association of Chief Executives of Voluntary Organisations) as an Advisory Strategic Partner.

ACEVO support and connect over 2000 voluntary / third sector organisations. As well as providing members with the opportunity to raise the profile of their organisation, ACEVO also offers a variety of exclusive services. These include:  access to a wide range of professional publications, free helplines offering advice on HR, fundraising and accountancy, free or discounted attendance at ACEVO events and conferences and discounted management consultancy services.

As an Advisory Strategic Partner, The Athena Programme have our own dedicated page on the ACEVO website (http://www.acevo.org.uk/page.aspx?pid=1674&tab=0&frsid=150) and we are delivering a workshop on Safeguarding Governance at the November’s Annual Conference. Our MD, Sarah, will be attending Special Interest Groups that are scheduled for throughout the year, including those focused on faith, health and social care and welfare to work. Please also watch out for our features in the ACEVO publications and E-Newsletters.

As an experienced provider to the voluntary / third sector we offer a discount to ACEVO members on all our safeguarding training and consultancy services.