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VOCAL and Lothian Centre for Inclusive Living. - Inspiring Scotland

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VOCAL and Lothian Centre for Inclusive Living.

This partnership between VOCAL and Lothian Centre for Inclusive Living (LCIL) supports carers and supported people at all stages of their social care journey in Edinburgh and Midlothian. VOCAL provides information and support to carers around preparing for assessments and reviews, managing care, informal advocacy to agree budget use and community brokerage to identify supports. LCIL supports carers and the cared for person to become employers, providing practical support and training to help them build their knowledge and confidence in this role.

www.vocal.org.uk

www.lothiancil.org.uk

Funding available for community groups to develop local ecosystem restoration projects
22.05.2024

Funding available for community groups to develop local ecosystem restoration projects

The Neighbourhood Ecosystem Fund launched today (Wednesday 22nd May 2023) to enable community-led project groups in Scotland to design and deliver local nature restoration projects. The aim of the Neighbourhood Ecosystem Fund is to help communities develop their ideas for nature restoration into a pipeline of deliverable projects with a whole ecosystem approach. Funding will

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Funding available for community groups to develop local ecosystem restoration projects
22.05.2024

Funding available for community groups to develop local ecosystem restoration projects

The Neighbourhood Ecosystem Fund launched today (Wednesday 22nd May 2023) to enable community-led project groups in Scotland to design and deliver local nature restoration projects. The aim of the Neighbourhood Ecosystem Fund is to help communities develop their ideas for nature restoration into a pipeline of deliverable projects with a whole ecosystem approach. Funding will

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Sitting down with digital experts and Specialist Volunteers, Gordon and Elena
17.05.2024

Sitting down with digital experts and Specialist Volunteers, Gordon and Elena

“It’s not just a one-off get the kudos and done relationship […] We grow in this space.”   Our Specialist Volunteer Network (SVN) is an impressive collective of over 500 professionals who lend their expertise and time to the charity sector for free, saving not only those all-important funds, but time and peace of mind.   But

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