The Commissioning and Investment Group is a working group of the VCSE Leadership Group, whose aim is to influence and work collaboratively with commissioners and system leaders to improve commissioning and procurement standards and practice across Greater Manchester.

This update is designed to bring you up to speed with recent developments around VCSE commissioning and investment, and where to find out more or get involved.

In this update topics covered include social value, fair funding protocols and commissioning principles, influencing commissioning of talking therapies, NHS GM contracts review activity and more.