Tag Archives: Scottish Government

The Voluntary Sector Development Fund (VSDF) – apply for funding now to assist staff obtain required qualifications

13/07/16

The Scottish Government have confirmed the VSDF will be available again this year to support a range of... Read More

Consultation on Abolition of Care Charges

02/02/16

A consultation has taken place on a proposed bill to abolish care charges for non-residential care.  The Unit... Read More

Housing Support Forum

07/12/15

A national forum for housing support The Housing Support Forum grew out of the Supporting People Forum which... Read More

Future of the Independent Living Fund in Scotland

18/12/14

The Scottish Government has confirmed that, following the closure of the UK Independent Living Fund in June 2015,... Read More

Regulations laid in Parliament

08/10/14

Integration regulations laid in Parliament  Affirmative regulations have been laid in Parliament to support the integration of health... Read More
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Developing a Housing Action Plan

03/10/14

Scotland’s Housing Conference is an exciting event being held by Scottish Government on 18th November at Murrayfield, around... Read More
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Re-thinking Welfare: Fair, Personal and Simple

04/06/14

The Expert Working Group on Welfare published their second report. The group considers the principles which could underpin the welfare system in the event of a "yes" vote and and what steps an independent Scotland would need to take to set up a welfare system.... Read More

Homelessness Statistics – December 2013

25/03/14

Latest official homelessness statistics to December 2013, published 25 March, indicate continuing falls in recorded homelessness across Scotland.... Read More

Future Care Outside Hospital in Scotland

23/01/14

The Scottish Government has issued an open call for innovative ideas that will transform future care outside hospitals.... Read More

Scottish Government Welfare Reform and Housing Update – September 2012

29/09/12

In June 2010 the UK Government announced a series of reforms to Housing Benefit. Included were reductions to the... Read More