Engage Daily Update - 25 June
The Communication Access Symbol
June is Aphasia Awareness month
The Communication Access Symbol is an initiative developed in partnership by charities and organisations that share a vision to improve the lives of people with communication difficulties.
Link to The Communication Access Symbol
Support for Individuals
Support for Organisations
Gambling Related Harm in Scotland - A Women Specific Focus (CPD) - 29 June
A two hour interactive workshop, which explores harms to women caused by problem gambling and routes into support and treatment.
GamCare is the leading national provider of free information, advice and support for anyone affected by problem gambling.
The Weir Charitable Trust (Scotland)
The Weir Charitable Trust supports services and projects run by Scottish-based community groups and small charities who are struggling to secure funds through mainstream funders or who have unsuccessfully explored all the statutory sources of funding. Grants of up to £25,000 are awarded for projects that relate to Sport; Health; Culture; Animal Welfare; or Recreational Facilities. The next deadline to apply is 5pm on the 27th August 2021
Funding for Christian Charities Promoting Social Inclusion (UK)
Grants of between £500 and £10,000 per year are available to Christian Charities that encourage social inclusion through ministries of healing and the arts. Funding can be awarded for up to three years. The Foundation will consider applications for either capital or revenue funding. Only in exceptional circumstances will grants be given for building work. The funding is being made available through the Anchor Foundation and the next deadline for applications is the 31st July 2021.
Engage Renfrewshire - New Buddies Network Officer
35 hrs p/w, fixed term contract until 31st March 2022 with possible extension
Responsible for driving improvement and change through awareness of, and access to, health and employment services available to the ethnic minority communities of Renfrewshire.