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Charities bear brunt of Scotland’s housing emergency

People seeking support from the housing charity is at record levels

21st September 2018 by Robert Armour

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Research shows charities play crucial role in UK society

​UK public rely on the services run by charities

21st September 2018 by Robert Armour

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Scots have positive attitudes and improved knowledge of dementia

National survey reveals that attitudes to people living with dementia are largely positive, with most people not seeing it as a stigmatising condition

21st September 2018 by Sophie Bell

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Volunteer award handed to dementia friendly walk leader

Linda Shields has won an award from Paths for All for her work with those living with dementia

21st September 2018 by Sophie Bell

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World leaders must protect 40 million internally displaced

Faith leaders are urging world heads of state not to turn their backs on the planet’s 40.5 million internally displaced people

20th September 2018 by Graham Martin

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Charities work to find effective trauma support

Barnardo's and Kibble hosted a joint parliamentary reception which aims to build on work to help children in Scotland

20th September 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Single parents help to shape new benefit

Shirley-Anne Somerville MSP visited One Parent Families Scotland this week to hear views on a new benefit

20th September 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Lost Voice Guy backs Blackwood

Britain's Got Talent winner backs Blackwood

20th September 2018 by Graham Martin

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Roadside shame of Scotland’s manky motorists

Manky motorists are burying Scotland’s roadsides under a mountain of rubbish

20th September 2018 by Graham Martin

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Hospice pays tribute to designer

Clare Macallister helped design the new £21 million Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice in Glasgow

20th September 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Future of closure-threatened charity secured

HIV Scotland has received a new funding commitment after an initial knock-back by the Scottish Government

20th September 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Exclusive: charities get Good Food Nation plans back on track

Charities scored a major victory as they forced the Scottish Government to revive landmark legislation which will tackle the country’s food problems

19th September 2018 by Graham Martin

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£3.9m to help Scottish families

Big Lottery Scotland has announced support for 20 organisations that support families

19th September 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Have your say on the cost of food

Scotland’s consumers are being asked to take part in a national survey on issues relating to food - including cost, choice and access

19th September 2018 by Graham Martin

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Charity calls for P1 test plans to be scrapped

Upstart is calling on MSPs to vote in support of scrapping tests for children in primary one

19th September 2018 by Gareth Jones

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UK is ‘less peaceful’ nation than Qatar

A Scottish charity has called on the UK to embrace this week's International Day of Peace

19th September 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Social housing is Scotland’s best kept secret

Social housing is one of Scotland’s best kept secrets, says Scotland’s membership body for housing associations and co-operatives

19th September 2018 by Graham Martin

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Edinburgh pollution plans welcomed

Friends of the Earth Scotland has described plans to clamp down on the amount of cars in the capital as game-changing

18th September 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Emoji jukebox aims to address mental health stigma

See Me is aiming to help young people talk about how they are feeling through the new initiative

18th September 2018 by Gareth Jones

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