The Greater Manchester VCSE leadership group has received assurances that a robust process to ensure national concerns about a funding cliff edge for VCSE groups are addressed and effectively managed in Greater Manchester, despite increasing pressures on NHS funding.

This follows a letter sent by the Leadership Group to the NHS outlining concerns regarding risks in VCSE commissioning and contracting, the letter can be read here. The response from Mark Fisher, Chief Executive NHS Greater Manchester, can be read here.