Communities Matter is a new suite of training and development support by the Scottish Community Development Centre for community organisations and people working with communities. It includes: The Community Empowerment Act and the opportunities for communities Planning for success: an introduction to … Continue reading
A new briefing for the CHEX network, Putting the “well” into welfare, sums up the main changes and issues around welfare reform.
The Improvement Service has published the first three of a series of seven induction notebooks that will be available to new councillors due to be elected in May. They cover: The first few weeks in office Roles and responsibilities of … Continue reading
In Edinburgh, PB has been implemented since 2010. This video shows how it can offer benefits in increasing community participation, improving the effectiveness of public spending and promoting greater community cohesion.
The latest edition of CHEX-Point Newsletter has stories of community-led initiatives in action, including: A case study on GAIN – a community-led health project on the Isle of Lewis. News from LGBT Health and Wellbeing on their success over the last … Continue reading
WEA Scotland has recently launched the e-learning version of its successful science learning resource called Counting on a Greener Scotland. This is a set of teaching materials and learning activities for tutors to use with groups of adults and young people … Continue reading