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Celebrating our carers

Around 150,000 carers are continuing to help Scotland's most vulnerable through the coronavirus pandemic

3rd April 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Covid-19: charities need urgent financial help - or many will collapse

Charities and voluntary groups need an urgent financial support package – or many face imminent collapse

3rd April 2020 by Graham Martin

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One of Scotland’s oldest charities continues to adapt

Carolina House Trust has previously had to respond to two wars, economic challenges and the outbreak of cholera

3rd April 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Benefits of walking stressed

Paths for All says it’s more important than ever that people who feel well should go for a wander

2nd April 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Climate summit postponed

COP26, which had been due to take place in Glasgow in November, has been postponed as a result of the Covid pandemic

2nd April 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Pledge to care experienced Scots

Promises made in the Care Review still remain a priority, despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic

1st April 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Scotland skipper Robertson urges older people to call helpline

The Liverpool star is backing Age Scotland as it offers advice and support during the Covid-19 outbreak.

1st April 2020 by Gavin Stuart

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Chas launches UK’s first virtual children’s hospice

The project will support families during the coronavirus outbreak and beyond.

31st March 2020 by Gavin Stuart

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Covid-19: charities fear funding cuts as demand for services soars

The coronavirus pandemic has left charities facing a surge in demand for their services despite grave concerns about funding decreases

31st March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Daily coronavirus roundup for third sector

News on how Scotland's voluntary sector reponds to the pandemic

31st March 2020 by Robert Armour

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Baby loss charity launches new campaign

Held In Our Hearts is asking supporters to partake in at least 1k of exercise everyday in April

31st March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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20,000 Scots sign up to volunteer

The Scotland Cares campaign has had an incredible response in its first 24 hours

31st March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Children’s cancer charity in urgent appeal for donations

Clic Sargent is facing “unprecedented demand” on its services

30th March 2020 by Gavin Stuart

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Lottery fund to focus all grants on coronavirus outbreak

The National Lottery Community Fund also announced payments would be made faster.

30th March 2020 by Gavin Stuart

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Emergency funding for communities launched

More than 30 projects in Scotland have already benefited from the coronavirus resilience funding

30th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Volunteer effort aims to beat coronavirus

A drive to get those who are healthy to support communities through the Covid-19 epidemic has been launched

30th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Voluntary sector can lead the way in treating workers fairly during crisis

Economy secretary Fiona Hyslop and STUC general secretary Grahame Smith issued a joint statement this week outlining a shared commitment to fair work

27th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Cancer charity unveils new strategy

Cancer Support Scotland is aiming to support the wellbeing of those affected by cancer across the country

27th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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National coronavirus hotline launched

Vital service to help concerned Scots

27th March 2020 by Robert Armour

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