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Exposure: powerful images of mental health

October 3, 2014 by


Mental health issues have inspired a group of young people to produce a photography exhibition that will feature in a national festival next week. Exposure is the first photographic event by the City of Edinburgh Council’s Positive Steps for Young People (PS4YP), and will be a highlight of the Scottish Mental Health and Arts Film […]

Volunteer Recruitment Fair’s this Wednesday

September 22, 2014 by


The Volunteer Recruitment Fair takes place at St Paul’s and St Georges Church on York Place this Wednesday (24.09) from 11am – 7pm.  Entry is free, and we expect more than a thousand visitors to come along to find out more about the wide variety of volunteering opportunities available across Edinburgh with charities, social enterprises […]

Swinney scores with Social Growth Fund at Spartans

May 10, 2014 by


John Swinney launches new £16 million fund at Spartans Cabinet Secretary John Swinney and Social Investment Scotland (SIS) visited The Spartans Community Football Academy on Thursday to formally announce the launch of a new £16m Social Growth Fund. The Social Growth Fund, run by Social Investment Scotland (SIS), brings together an investment of £8m from […]