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Join @ALLIANCEScot for a special screening of 'Resilience - The Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope'.The film screening will be followed by a panel discussion to reflect on the current activity surrounding adverse childhood experiences.#HealthSENeventbrite.co.uk/e/r…

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19th December 2008

Networks1st Update: 19th December 2008

The Scottish Government’s £12 million Third Sector Enterprise Fund, aimed at encouraging Third Sector organisations to become more enterprising, was launched last week. The fund will be mana…
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Senscot Bulletin
19th December 2008

Senscot Bulletin: 19.12.08

Dear members and friends, From time to time I feel the need to be alone – to just hunker down in my foxhole. It’s not like depression – not like being miserable – it’s more a feeling of bein…
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Bulletin Articles
18th December 2008

S2S Trade Fair

S2S Trade FairSSEC17.12.08 The 2009 S2S Trade Fair will take place at Edinburgh's Corn Exchange on the 23rd April 2009.  This year's theme is the Marketplace and the Fair will provide the perfect…
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Bulletin Articles
18th December 2008

Business Forum – “Surviving Recession”,

Business Forum – 'Surviving Recession'SSEC Tuesday 20  January 2009, 2pm to 4pm: Thorn House, 5 Rose Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2PR Through the Coalition' pooled expertise and input from guest expe…
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Bulletin Articles
18th December 2008

Confusion over role of charity in today’s society: Letter to th…

Confusion over role of charity in today's societyLetter to the HeraldStephen Maxwell16.12.08 Your reporting (December 15) of the plans by two of Scotland's fee-paying schools to defend their status as…
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Bulletin Articles
18th December 2008

Interview: Mourid Barghouti

Interview: Mourid BarghoutiMaya Jaggi, The Guardian13.12.08 I learn from trees.' The Palestinian poet Mourid Barghouti gestures around his mother's terraced garden in the hilly Jordanian capital, Amma…
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Bulletin Articles
18th December 2008

GHA Focussing On Long-Term Plans

GHA Focussing On Long-Term PlansHousing Scotland Today16.12.08 Glasgow Housing Association (GHA) has revealed its long-term plans to improve housing services, building new homes and regenerating local…
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Bulletin Articles
18th December 2008

Asylum seekers are part of us

Asylum seekers are part of usChris Arnot, The Guardian15.12.08 In more than 25 years living on deprived housing estates in Bath and then Glasgow, Bob Holman never once met an asylum seeker. Yet this w…
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Bulletin Articles
18th December 2008

Piloting more community asset transfers

Piloting more community asset transfersVolResource18.12.08The third round of the Advancing Assets for Communities demonstration programme has been launched for another 30 areas across England. This w…
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Bulletin Articles
18th December 2008

Scotland’s third sector should be ‘innovative, dynami…

Scotland's third sector should be 'innovative, dynamic and focused'John SwinneyPublic Service Review: Devolved Government Issue 1617.12.08 I am convinced that Scotland's third sector can and will play…
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Bulletin Articles
18th December 2008

Third Sector Enterprise Fund

Third Sector Enterprise FundScottish Government18.12.08 The Scottish Government's £12 million Third Sector Enterprise Fund, aimed at encouraging Third Sector organisations to become more enterprising…
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12th December 2008

Networks1st Update: 12th December 2008

The Scottish Government recognises that people have to be at the centre of all that is important in their lives and of the need to work together in order to deliver a healthier, safer, greener, smarte…