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CashBack for Communities

Prince’s Trust Scotland

Prince’s Trust Scotland

The Prince’s Trust helps young people aged 13 to 30 get into jobs, education and training. Its CashBack for Communities project is CashBack Awards in the theme of Journey to Employment. The project is designed to provide grants to disadvantaged young people aged 13 -24 who are ready for positive destinations but cannot access education, employment or training because of a financial barrier that prevents them gaining the resources or skills they need.

Mapping outdoor play in Scotland
24.05.2022

Mapping outdoor play in Scotland

Thrive Outdoors is mapping the outdoor play sector in Scotland, aiming to find out where outdoor play is happening, how outdoor play organisations are run and the challenges these organisations face. Extensive research highlights the social, physical and emotional benefits of outdoor play for children and young people. But the Covid-19 pandemic has meant more

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New commitment to mentoring programme supporting children and young people living in kinship care arrangements.
13.04.2022

New commitment to mentoring programme supporting children and young people living in kinship care arrangements.

An award of Ā£450,000 from The Robertson Trust will enable Inspiring Scotland to expand intandem, the national mentoring programme for children and young people looked after at home, to include 8-14 year olds living in kinship care arrangements across Scotland. intandem recognises that young people looked after while living at home can experience challenging circumstances.

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New Outdoor Community Play Fund Open
12.04.2022

New Outdoor Community Play Fund Open

The new Outdoor Community Play Fund was announced by Children’s Minister, Clare Haughey on Tuesday 12th April 2022.Ā  This funding will support charitiesĀ providing outdoor community play opportunities for children and families experiencing disadvantage, as defined by SIMD. Up to Ā£15,000 can be applied for by registered Scottish charities meeting the criteria. Funded by Scottish Government,

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