Applications to the 2020-21 Voluntary Sector Development Fund (VSDF) are now open. It supports voluntary sector organisations providing social services registered with the Care Inspectorate.
Workers eligible for support this year, as agreed by SSSC, the Coalition of Care and Support Providers in Scotland (CCPS) and Scottish Government are:
- support workers in housing support and care at home services.
A maximum of £1,200 is available for each worker who undertakes the SVQ in Social Services and Healthcare at Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) level 6 after 1 January 2021.
The deadline for applications is 30th September 2020.