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A great profile of SEN member @CCInitiatives in the @cl_gazette yesterday.Clydesdale Community Initiatives helps people with complex health needs make a meaningful contribution to their local community. Read more below 👇carlukegazette.co.uk…

About 2 days ago from Senscot's Twitter

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25th April 2008

Networks1st Update: 25th April 2008

Attended the 3rd S2S Trade Fair this week in Dundee. The change of venue from Perth to Dundee was in response to growing demand from the sector. Jim Mather (Minister for Enterprise) talked up the oppo…
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Senscot Bulletin
25th April 2008

Senscot Bulletin: 25.04.08

Dear members and friends, Over the years I’ve read a lot of stuff about Buddhism and Taoism etc, and there’s no doubt that Eastern culture is far more comfortable than we are with subjects like ol…
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Bulletin Articles
25th April 2008

S2S Speech

S2S SpeechJim Mather  Good morning everyone.  I’m very pleased to be with you in Dundee to open the 3rd S2S Social Enterprise Trade Fair. Today, is an event that has a successful track r…
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Bulletin Articles
25th April 2008

New firm to prepare ground for Social Investment Bank

New firm to prepare ground for Social Investment BankHelen Warrell, Third Sector Online21.04.08 Social Finance, a limited company, will prepare the ground for the bank in anticipation of the Governmen…
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Bulletin Articles
25th April 2008

Community Development and Empowerment are different

Community Development and Empowerment are differentNew Start23.04.08I feel like someone with tourette's wanting to shout out 'community development' all the time. Why? Because it seems to have become …
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Bulletin Articles
25th April 2008

Attention! Transition Ahead!

Attention! Transition Ahead! We hear a lot of wake-up calls about our planet and its future. Climate change, peak oil. We know there is an urgency about the situation and that we are being called upon…
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Bulletin Articles
25th April 2008

About CCLA

CCLA provides the broadest range of funds designed specifically for charities. We are owned entirely by our charity, faith and local authority clients. We manage our business exclusively for their be…
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18th April 2008

Networks1st Update: 18th April 2008

Next Tuesday sees the third S2S (http://www.s2stradefair.com) this time in Dundee. This is the biggest trade fair on the social enterprise calendar in Scotland so we're looking forward to seeing loads…
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Senscot Bulletin
18th April 2008

Senscot Bulletin: 18.04.08

Dear members and friends, Carl Jung, one of my heroes, believed that some people are innately more sensitive than others. American psychologist Elaine Aron says that this applies to around a fifth of …
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Bulletin Articles
17th April 2008

New approach to improve services in Scotland

New approach to improve services in ScotlandScottish Government16.04.08 Services for people in Aberdeen with learning disabilities will be provided through an enterprising third sector approach, it wa…
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Bulletin Articles
17th April 2008

The business of doing good: How to start a social enterprise

The business of doing good: How to start a social enterprise Dan Martin, BusinessZone.co.uk editor11.04.08 The social enterprises sector is not as small as you might think. There are around 55,000 suc…
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Research Article
17th April 2008

Social Enterprise and Health Case Studies

Social Enterprise and Health Case Studies Senscot17.04.08   Conclusion   The challenge for social enterprises is to demonstrate clearly the value they can bring in delivering effective and e…