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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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Battlefield needs greater protection

The National Trust for Scotland has launched a community consultation as it looks to secure the future of Culloden Moor

3rd April 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Regulator ends intervention at troubled housing association

The Scottish Housing Regulator has ended its statutory intervention at Dalmuir Park Housing Association in Clydebank

2nd April 2019 by Graham Martin

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Homelessness could vanish from Scotland’s streets

The rollout of the Housing First initiative in Scotland is set to be stepped up, with a target of helping 830 people find homes

2nd April 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Universal Credit support service launched

Citizens Advice Scotland will offer specialist support to people going through their initial application for the benefit

1st April 2019 by Gareth Jones

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American charity enters employability programme

Fedcap Employment has been named as the replacement for the now defunct firm Working Links in the Fair Start Scotland programme

26th March 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Project to help the marginalised be heard

New research and a documentary will be used to highlight social issues in Edinburgh, and to show the importance of early intervention

20th March 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Concentrated land ownership hitting rural communities

The Scottish Land Commission has revealed some rural communities are being harmed by concentrated land ownership

20th March 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Social Bite goes global

The Scottish charity has teamed up with Malala and UNICEF to launch a global sleep out movement

13th March 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Govanhill Baths campaign celebrates success

Funding of more than £2 million will allow the pool to reopen, with campaigners having fought for the last 17 years to restore the facility

11th March 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Charity chief executive pay revealed

The average salary for a charity boss has increased since last year, but they are working many hours of overtime a week

11th March 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Landmark in Scottish community ownership

Community ownership in Scotland has celebrated an important milestone

7th March 2019 by Graham Martin

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Refugees face shocking levels of destitution

Refugees are struggling to eat, having to walk miles every day and are being stuck in exploitative relationships, a study has shown

5th March 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Landlords call for change in Scots law on immigration

Landlords are currently held responsible for checking immigration status of tenants

4th March 2019 by Robert Armour

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Cheaper and better homes – co-ops can empower Scottish tenants

Scotland has just 11 housing co-ops at a time when 150,000 people are on council house waiting lists

1st March 2019 by Susan Smith

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Project aims to ensure veterans are not forgotten

Unforgotten Forces, which provides advice for older veterans, has recruited a new member

28th February 2019 by Gareth Jones

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A See Me campaign is needed to transform perceptions of homelessness

Homelessness in Scotland needs the equivalent of the See Me campaign – which has been successful in tackling public perception of mental health issues

28th February 2019 by Graham Martin

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Homeless charity in donations plea

Homeless Street Team Glasgow urgently needs food and clothing items for those who are sleeping rough

25th February 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Homeless charity launches urgent appeal

The Bethany Christian Trust is looking to raise £10,000 to support its winter shelter in Edinburgh

20th February 2019 by Gareth Jones

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