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Rapper Loki celebrates 80 years of Citizens Advice

The musician and campaigner speaks to CAB staff and clients in a new film.

21st November 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Highland charity marks raising £5.3m for good causes

Highland Cross has been fundraising for 37 years.

20th November 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Politicians “must ensure no care leaver lives in poverty”

Staf calls for wage and benefits reforms amid general election campaign.

20th November 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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UK’s social investment market now worth £3.5bn

Industry leader says value of social investments is growing by 30% every year.

20th November 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Housing associations ‘an untapped resource” in care delivery

Report suggests associations could play key part in supporting residents.

20th November 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Homeless shelter will not open early

Charities called for winter shelter to open doors following death of rough sleeper in Glasgow.

19th November 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Charities team up for child mental health programme

Pilot scheme aims to improve the wellbeing of schoolchildren in Edinburgh.

19th November 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Child prostitution charity wins Mother Teresa award

Free a Girl has helped 4,500 young women escape from forced sex work in India.

18th November 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Public toilet closures leading to social isolation

Elderly people are disproportionately affected by the cuts, Age Scotland says.

18th November 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Young cancer survivors star in festive campaign

The CLIC Sargent appeal shows the harsh reality faced by children with cancer over the festive period.

18th November 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Charity launches Christmas appeal for Scotland’s children

Aberlour calls for “lifesaving” donations ahead of festive period.

18th November 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Campaign marks 40 years of Scottish cancer charity

Worldwide Cancer Research has funded almost 2,000 projects since it was founded in 1979.

14th November 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Almost 10,000 children to benefit from Mary’s Meals expansion

The charity is now working in 68 schools on Madagascar.

14th November 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Serco lock-change policy lawful, court rules

Campaigners hit out after ruling finds in favour of controversial housing provider.

13th November 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Pensioners declare crunch time for crisp packets

Recycling drive sees 8,000 packets retrieved from St Andrews streets.

13th November 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Lottery celebrates spending £96m on befriending projects

Community Fund grants have benefited more than 920 initiatives in Scotland.

13th November 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Charity encourages elderly to apply for postal votes

Age Scotland aims to ensure older people’s voices are heard in the general election.

12th November 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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RNLI launches appeal amid “perfect storm”

The charity has seen funding fall while demand for its services continues to rise.

12th November 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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British Heart Foundation appoints new chief executive

Dr Charmaine Griffiths will take on the role from February 2020.

12th November 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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