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This week's Senscot Bulletin includes:📢 Feedback from yesterday's SE Ref Group meeting in Perth📝 Latest Senscot Briefing📋 @NHS_HS report on food poverty📝 A look back at the series of @CommHealth_Blog briefings🔥🇬🇧🔥 Update on Brexit➡️senscot.net/senscot-…⬅️ pic.twitter.com/OLMz…

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Bulletin Articles
13th March 2018

Regeneration Capital Grant Fund (RCGF): recommended projects at f…

Scottish Government12.03.18 List of projects recommended at the fifth stage of the Regeneration Capital Grant Fund (RCGF) from 2018 to 2019. Lead organisation Projec…
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13th February 2018

Flourish House – Video

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Bulletin Articles
13th February 2018

Charity urges local firms to offer temp roles to people with ment…

Glasgow Live, by Christine O'Neill12.02.18A Glasgow charity is urging local employers to boost employment prospects for people with mental health issues.Flourish House, a community hub in …
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Bulletin Articles
25th January 2018

Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations appoints new Chief E…

SCVO Media Release24.01.18The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations’ (SCVO) Board of Trustees is delighted to announce that Anna Fowlie has been appointed as the organisation's new Ch…
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16th January 2018

SCVO reveals new convener

Third Force News, by Gareth JonesThe Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) has appointed a new convener.Former Edinburgh City Council leader Andrew Burns has been announced as th…
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9th January 2018

Exclusive: Voluntary Action Scotland axed as Scottish Government …

Third Force News, by Robert ArmourVoluntary Action Scotland (VAS) is to be axed after having its funding pulled by the Scottish Government.The shock announcement was revealed yesterday (Tuesda…
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13th December 2017

Local Governance Review

Scottish GovernmentReview to strengthen local decision making.Communities are to have their say on how more decisions can be taken at a local level.The Scottish Government and COSL…
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5th December 2017

Community is the key to Scotland’s circular economy

NewStart Magazine, by Iain Gulland 05.12.17Last week saw the launch of three more ‘zero waste towns’ in Scotland. Tapping into the creativity of communities is the key to building a circular …
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23rd November 2017

Growing a culture of social impact investing in the UK

Power to ChangeThere is a curious aporia at the heart of the work of the independent advisory group on ‘growing a culture of social impact investment’, which published its recommendations last…
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9th November 2017

Winners of Social Enterprise Awards Scotland 2017 Announced (Pres…

Social Enterprise Scotland November 2017 Social Enterprise of the YearGrassmarket Community Project - The Grassmarket Community Project supports socially isolated vulnerable adult…
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1st November 2017

More choice for communities

Scottish Government 23.10.17Landmark agreement with COSLA reached.People across Scotland will now have a say in how £100 million of council funds will be used in their communities.Counci…
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11th October 2017

After centuries of neglect, are Scotland’s islands now on the r…

After centuries of neglect, are Scotland’s islands now on the road to recovery? The Guardian, by Kevin McKenna 08.10.17 On a tiny island beyond the northern fringe of Scotland’s coa…