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Welcome to the CLD Team 
Resources Round-Up

Our Resources 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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July 2018

Professional Development

Registering your Group as a Charity

Keen to register your group as a charity but not sure where to start? SCVO has produced a handy step-by-step guide that takes you through the process and looks at the different types of legal structures your group can adopt, including the advantages and disadvantages of each. Read more…

GCVS Capacity Building Service

Please note that GCVS’s Capacity Building Officer, Phil Broadley, will also be happy to help when you are...:
  • Looking to set up a voluntary or community service
  • Applying for Charitable Status
  • Need funding advice to support new or existing activity
Contact Phil on
Community Empowerment

Moving Toward the Mainstream

If you are interested in finding out more about Participatory Budgeting, take a look at this recently launched film about PB. 

Learning / ALN / Digital

"Comics Boosted My Grades" Video

Dekko Comics are a visual, entertaining alternative way of learning. They have just released a new video 'Comics Boosted My Grades'

Sharing Your Creative Skills

Thinking about running a creative workshop or sharing your skills with others? Voluntary Arts briefing, Sharing Your Creative Skills, offers some useful guidance on lesson planning and things to consider when devising and running your workshop. Download it for free from the Voluntary Arts website.

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City of Glasgow ESOL Conference 2018

This event brought together ESOL practitioners for a day of professional learning, discussion and networking. The conference aimed to stimulate and challenge delegates and to provide effective suggestions for everyday practice. The keynote speaker James Simpson talked about Recognising Multilingual Realities in ESOL. Other speakers’ presentations can be accessed below;


Health & Equalities

LGBT Domestic Abuse Website

LGBT Youth Scotland has launched their new LGBT Domestic Abuse website which is designed to support LGBT people and professionals working with survivors of abuse. Read more about this resource here.

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