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Senscot's vision is of a socially just Scotland, served by a thriving social economy

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Our mission is to establish and maintain a national support network for community activists and their social enterprises

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Our activities include:

Connecting and informing social enterprises across Scotland.

Supporting local and thematic social enterprise networks.

Working with others to establish new services for the sector.


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The latest update on community and social economy issues from the Senscot bulletin, including founder Laurence Demarco’s personal take on the week’s events.

It is also includes The SENs weekly update, a roundup of Social Enterprise Network activity, with news, events and funding opportunities for social enterprises.



Senscot News

Senscot Response to A Consultation on the new National Public Hea…

25th July 2019
Senscot welcomes the opportunity to respond to this consultation on the new National Public Health Body ‘Pub…

Senscot Blog: Putting the benefits of SEN membership into numbers

6th June 2019
This blog is based on Assist Social Capital’s Unlocking Potential Impact Evaluation Pilot, which studied the…
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Social Enterprise News

How to Be an Anticapitalist in the 21st Century by Erik Olin Wrig…

11th September 2019
The Guardian, by Ben Tarnoff29.08.19 As long as there have been people who called themselves socialists, th…

How can we change the declining fortunes of Scottish football?

11th September 2019
Scottish Review, by Gerry Hassan10.04.19 Scottish football last week witnessed the regular circus of an Old…
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Social Enterprise Jobs

Team Member

Location: Edinburgh
Company: Breadshare
Salary: £29,000 - £34,000

Telephone Befriender – 3 mornings per week

Location: Springburn, Glasgow
Company: Good Morning Service
Salary: £29,000 - £34,000
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Firefly Arts

Firefly Arts provides youth arts workshops, projects and training for children and young people aged 5 to 25 across West Lothian.

The team at Firefly Arts is committed to fun, accessible and quality arts experience for all, and specialises in projects that engage effectively with participants who are vulnerable, marginalised or disadvantaged.

Recognising that the creative industries play a key role in Scotland’s economy,….