Rebecca Cooney

Information Commissioner investigates alleged data breach by social care charity

Information Commissioner investigates alleged data breach by social care charity

The former landlord of change, grow, live in Ashton-under-Lyne told a regional paper that he found 100 sensitive records in a filing cabinet after the charity moved last November

Fundraising Regulator updates code of practice

Fundraising Regulator updates code of practice

After consulting, the watchdog has made changes that acknowledge the forthcoming introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation

Ministers to meet National Crime Agency today to discuss Oxfam scandal

Ministers to meet National Crime Agency today to discuss Oxfam scandal

The meeting will also involve Home Office officials, and the NCA will meet Charity Commission representatives tomorrow

Regulator publishes draft guidance for charities with connected companies

Regulator publishes draft guidance for charities with connected companies

The Charity Commission has opened a consultation on the new guidance and particularly wants to hear from charities that are connected to private organisations

Fundraiser of the Week: Emma Sambrook of Hft

Fundraiser of the Week: Emma Sambrook of Hft

The director of fundraising at the learning disability support charity talks about understanding the customer, passion and resilience

Cafod puts employee implicated in Oxfam case on leave

Cafod puts employee implicated in Oxfam case on leave

The Catholic international aid charity says it was not aware of the allegations against its employee

DfID says Oxfam must improve to keep funding

DfID says Oxfam must improve to keep funding

The chief executive and chair of the charity were called into crisis talks about allegations of sexual exploitation by Oxfam workers abroad

We must ensure sexual exploitation is not tolerated, says NCVO chair

We must ensure sexual exploitation is not tolerated, says NCVO chair

Peter Kellner says more can and must be done to maintain public confidence in the sector as a whole

Oxfam announces a package of changes after sexual misconduct scandal

Oxfam announces a package of changes after sexual misconduct scandal

The charity's chair, Caroline Thompson, says she is ashamed and angered by the allegations, published in The Times last week

National Autistic Society admits it failed residents of care home

National Autistic Society admits it failed residents of care home

A report on Mendip House in Somerset, a facility that is now closed, says there were numerous examples of abuse, including one resident repeatedly being thrown into a swimming pool