Regeneration & Housing

Shelter: Fifty years and still fighting

When Shelter was formed it thought homelessness could be tackled within a few years – five decades on the struggle for decent housing continues

20th August 2018 by Robert Armour

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Shortcomings in Universal Credit are clear for all to see

Jeremy Hewer examines the launch of a new DWP advertising campaign

24th May 2019 by TFN Guest

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Temporary accommodation for homeless set to be limited

The Scottish Government is set to make moves to limit the use of B&Bs for homeless people

23rd May 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Epidemic of stress among charity workers

A confidential survey by a major union has revealed the majority of staff in the third sector have experienced stress in the workplace

21st May 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Charities report more than 300 serious incidents to regulator

Figures released on incidents reported by charities have sparked a debate about whether organisations should be required by law to report concerns

17th May 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Social enterprise aims to create positivity

Residents in the north of Edinburgh are being invited to come up with creative ideas

15th May 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Child poverty is ‘shameful indictment’ of benefits system

Statistics shown poverty is on the rise have led to children's charities coming together to call for action

15th May 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Helen Mirren and Will Smith join homeless movement

Hollywood stars have joined a Scottish charity's bid to reduce homelessness around the world

9th May 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Goodmovers 03/05/2019 - who has a new job?

Goodmovers - who's on the move?

3rd May 2019 by Graham Martin

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£17m for Scottish social enterprises

Organisations will be able to access affordable and flexible loans of between £100,000 and £1.7 million from the new fund

3rd May 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Scottish Charity Awards 2019 finalists revealed

More than 40 organisations and individuals from the third sector will vie for recognition at the annual ceremony in June

3rd May 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Boyack leaves charity to return as an MSP

A senior third sector figure is to return to her former role as an MSP

1st May 2019 by Graham Martin

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Premium Looking through a different lens

Gareth Jones focuses on The Lens – a charity which promotes intrapreneurship and wants to replicate the best of the business world in the third sector

30th April 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Masterplan to boost volunteering in Scotland is unveiled

A national plan which aims to boost volunteer numbers and remove barriers to volunteering has been unveiled at a community shop in Glasgow

26th April 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Premium Brexit: the long night and the uncertain dawn

Gareth Jones examines how stalemate over Brexit is affecting Scotland's third sector - and what the future may hold

24th April 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Lottery limits see charities miss out on £45m

Seven in ten applications for funding to charity lotteries have to be rejected as a result of fundraising restrictions

24th April 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Audacious affordable homes bid by island community group

Organisation would build homes based on income not status

23rd April 2019 by Robert Armour

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Goodmovers 18/04/2019 - who has a new job?

Goodmovers 18/04/2019 - who has a new job?

18th April 2019 by TFN

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Charity chiefs vying for prestigious leadership awards

Who's in line for third sector leadership title?

9th April 2019 by Graham Martin

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