The county council has signed up to the Cumbria Compact. This means we have pledged to develop better and stronger relationships with the voluntary, community and charity organisations we work with.
The Compact is an agreement which lists a number of principles on how a statutory sector organisation (such as the council or the NHS) should do business with the third sector (voluntary, charity or community organisations).
The committments of the Compact include:
The shared principles of the Compact are: