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You can download a guide to implementing local Compact agreements between voluntary organisations and local authorities, health services, and government departments:
The Partnership Working Toolkit includes sections on:
This Partnership Working Toolkit also provides examples of Compact agreements, and explains how to research, draft and consult on a Compact and who should be involved in the process.
The toolkit discusses what the Compact should include.
The toolkit was published Compact Voice which no longer operates. Some of the content created by Compact voice has been migrated to this site. Some links to Compact Voice may no longer work.
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