The latest stories from Inspiring Scotland and our partner charities.
Inspiring Scotland has launched a new programme that aims to support and empower individuals and communities to develop cultural activities.¬† Open to applicants from July 1, the Creative Communities programme will distribute up to ¬£600,000 to support communities to develop new initiatives involving culture and creative arts for the period October 2020-June 2021. In additionRead More
Nearly 40 organisations around Scotland have been announced as recipients of funding from Inspiring¬†Scotland’s new Creative Communities Programme, which will support the development of grassroots creative and cultural initiatives. Creative writing, open air galleries, street art, family dance and drama performances are just some of the projects being supported by the ¬£900,000 programme, whichRead More
Scottish Government today announced the successful applicants to the Support in the Right Direction 2021 (SiRD2021) programme. SIRD2021 will fund 31 projects delivering direct and local independent support across 31 local authority areas, to help people and carers make informed decisions and plans for their social care and work towards maximising their choice, control andRead More
Inspiring Scotland are delighted to support the Scottish Government to launch the new Perinatal and Infant Mental Health Third Sector Fund. Directed at improving mental health care for new mums, infants and families, the fund will open to applications on the 5th¬† May 2020 and run between August 2020 and March 2023, subject to annualRead More
Link Up, Inspiring Scotland’s pioneering community project led by local people, has been awarded funding from Big Lottery Fund Scotland‚Äôs Supporting Great Ideas Fund to help combat long-term poverty and disadvantage. The ¬£296,452 award will support Link Up in the Whitfield area of Dundee and Saltcoats in North Ayrshire to support more local people toRead More
Island communities will benefit from a ¬£2 million programme of locally-led green projects designed to help support their economic recovery from the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The Islands Green Recovery Programme, announced in the Programme for Government and now open for applications, is split into four strands and managed by four partners, delivering investment inRead More
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