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Resources Round-Up

Our Resource Round-Up features useful resources for those working in communities in Glasgow.  Please circulate to your colleagues and organisations in your networks.

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October 2018

Professional Development

ESS - Reflective Practice

A new Evaluation Support Scotland support guide is now available - ESS support guide 4b Reflective practice

Learning / ALN / Digital

Introducing Together's New Website

Together's (Scottish Alliance for Children’s Rights) new website has now been launched and is full of information about children and young people’s rights. Read more here.

Animation Aims to Create Better Understanding of Scotland's Third Sector

An animated film has been created which aims to give a better understanding of Scotland's third sector. Read more… 


Have you discovered Canva yet? This free and easy to use online tool can help you create eye-catching posters, flyers, Facebook headers, logos, photo montages and much more - a great way to get your activities noticed! Read more…

 Youth Led Heritage Research Projects

YouthLink Scotland has launched a new resource to help you run your own project. The resource is designed to help anyone working with young people who would like to engage them with heritage using a youth-led research approach. Visit the online resource here.

Get Digital

Platypus Digital, the charity digital marketing agency, has created a free email marketing course entitled ‘Why do digital?’ It is designed to show CEOs, trustees and funders why they need to use digital technology, rather than what or how to do it.

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English Language Support for Refugees

View a list of useful resources (created by the University of Kent) to teach English to refugees.
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Health & Equalities

Relaxation in Just Three Minutes...

COPE Scotland has a wealth of very useful resources on its website including this video – Relaxation in Just 3 Minutes - View here…

Video - Rossie Stone & Dekko Comics

The journey from a child with dyslexia to an Illustrator teaching through comics – view here
Please note that Rossie is one of the guest speakers at the North West Learning Partnership meeting on 22 November 2018 - Book your place here

Meet the Scottish Charity Regulator 2018 - 

This video was filmed in Edinburgh and contains the presentations from this year’s round of events. View here... It has subtitles should you require them. OSCR have also produced a BSL version which can be found here.

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Fundraising Guide for Small Charities

A new fundraising guide aimed at small and medium sized charities has been published by the Charities Aid Foundation (CAF). Read more… 

LaunchMe Accelerator for Scotland’s Social Enterprises - New Round

An accelerator programme for ambitious, social enterprise start-ups in Scotland that have the commitment and ambition to grow and achieve greater social impact. The next deadline for applications is noon on Monday 5 November 2018. Read more…

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