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Campaign group hails 10 year battle against council

Victory for campaign group which formed to fight for equal pay - and won

18th January 2019 by Robert Armour

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Third sector nominees sought for national awards

The Director of the Year Awards are set to celebrate inspiring leadership across Scotland

18th January 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Children’s charity saved from closure

Direct Childcare - which supports 100 families in the Highlands - had been due to shut imminently

18th January 2019 by Gareth Jones

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‘Stealth cut’ not missed by charity

Age Scotland has hit out at a benefit cut - announced amongst the Brexit chaos - to Pension Credit

18th January 2019 by Gareth Jones

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No deal Brexit catastrophic for disabled people

Inclusion Scotland has said leaving the EU without a deal could lead to chaos and destitution for those with disabilities

18th January 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Public wants to donate through mobile devices

Growing numbers of people would prefer to give to charity through mobile devices than traditional methods, such as cash, cheques and standing orders

17th January 2019 by Graham Martin

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More than 100 Scottish charities get grants

A grant-giving body had its busiest ever year – awarding cash to 121 Scottish charities

17th January 2019 by Graham Martin

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Grant to help people back into work

The Job Grant, proposed by the Scottish Government, consists of a one-off cash payment to help young people with costs associated with a new job

17th January 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Centre’s success leads to expansion

The centre hailed as a huge success in the way it engages and supports veterans

17th January 2019 by Robert Armour

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Oxfam failures laid bare

An interim review of the charity's work on safeguarding, cultural change and misconduct has highlighted shortcomings at the organisation

17th January 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Trio up for humanitarian award

The founders of three international charities will vie for an award in the name of Robert Burns

17th January 2019 by Gareth Jones

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British charity worker killed in Kenya hotel siege

Highly regarded aid worker was dedicated to helping others

17th January 2019 by Robert Armour

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Hundreds of disabled people have say on services

Alliance holds conference with input from over 250 disabled people

16th January 2019 by Robert Armour

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Plastic free store opens its doors

The Refillery allowers environmentally conscious shoppers to cut their waste by storing goods in reusable packaging

16th January 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Care services face recruitment crisis

More than half of care homes in Scotland are struggling to recruit staff, a national report has revealed

16th January 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Review of FOI laws to be held

The Scottish Parliament is due to review Freedom of Information legislation after concerns were made by a third sector-led delegation

15th January 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Fears of EU funding black hole as Brexit looms

Ministers have failed to consult on alternatives to EU funding with charities fearing they will lose a vital funding stream

15th January 2019 by Robert Armour

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Charity in misconduct funding row

The International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) received £132 million in government aid while one of its senior officials faced investigation

15th January 2019 by Gareth Jones

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New chief executive for major care charity

Care provider Capability Scotland has appointed the leader of a supported living provider as its new boss

15th January 2019 by Graham Martin

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