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The magnificent MoonWalk circus rolls into town

The fun of the circus came to Edinburgh as people taking part in this year's MoonWalk Scotland joined performers from Gandeys Circus

18th April 2019 by Graham Martin

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Social firm launches new publishing venture

Firm supports learning, education and employability

18th April 2019 by Robert Armour

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City improvements “not safe” for blind and disabled people

Glasgow council should rethink avenues' project disabled access

16th April 2019 by Robert Armour

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Scotland’s charities act to banish holiday hunger

Scotland’s third sector is at the forefront of a campaign to ensure kids don’t go hungry during the school holidays

16th April 2019 by Graham Martin

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Charities step up to plug gaps in public service

The vast majority of charities have seen an increase in demand for their services as the state sector rolls back

12th April 2019 by Graham Martin

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Rangers defender backs volunteer call

Connor Goldson has called for Glaswegians to join a drive to support making Scotland a healthier place

11th April 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Charity forced to slash community services

A charity which has provided support to ethnic minorities for three decades has been forced to cut services after losing funding

11th April 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Young people feeling stressed

The Mind their Gap project has been given funding to help young people who are stressed, depressed or feeling unhappy about their mental health

10th April 2019 by Gareth Jones

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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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Move to improve access to wheelchairs

Charities have backed plans to create legislation to ensure those who need temporary access to a wheelchair receive one

8th April 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Scots leaving more donations in their wills

Scottish charities have saw the amount they bring in from legacy giving grow by a quarter, higher than the UK average

5th April 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Scotland celebrates creating a Nation of Lifesavers

Lifesaving skills will be taught in every classroom in Scotland after local authorities across the country backed a charity campaign

4th April 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Vegans hit out at healthy eating scheme

The Vegan Society has said it could seek legal action over a voucher scheme which only allows families to access dairy milk

4th April 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Support service for disabled shoppers set to close

Lothian Shopmobility has lost its £39,000 annual grant as part of council funding cuts

4th April 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Shock as LGBT charity says it faces closure

Time for Inclusive Education says it could shut unless funding is found for its core work

3rd April 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Support for 12,500 Scots who have dementia and sight loss

Charities are working together to provide enhanced care for those who face living with dementia and sight loss

3rd April 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Charities join forces to help families of young cancer patients

Charities have announced a partnership which will help families of young cancer patients access support services

2nd April 2019 by Graham Martin

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Free personal care extended

Free care will be available to anyone who needs it, following a long campaign by former footballer Frank Kopel's widow

2nd April 2019 by Gareth Jones

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New chair for one of Scotland’s largest charities

A leading social care charity has appointed a new chairman

1st April 2019 by Graham Martin

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