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Digital Health in Scotland
Posted on Friday, February 3, 2023 - 12:49pm
The Scottish Government’s Digital Health and Care Directorate are working on a new programme, delivered in partnership with the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations, that will focus on digital inclusion in...
Posted on Friday, February 3, 2023 - 11:57am
Community Wealth Building (CWB) is an approach designed to tackle long-standing economic challenges and transform Scotland’s local and regional economies by considering the ways in which the public sector, in...
North Lanarkshire Trustees' Network
Posted on Wednesday, January 25, 2023 - 3:58pm
There are over 600 charities in North Lanarkshire involving hundreds of trustees who help shape and guide charities. 
Posted on Wednesday, January 25, 2023 - 11:02am
We have had a number of enquiries in recent months regarding the rising cost of energy for voluntary sector organisations, listed below are some sources of help that are available. 
Alzheimer Scotland
Posted on Monday, January 23, 2023 - 5:01pm
Alzheimer Scotland are seeking to recruit an Administration Volunteer to provide administrative support alongside staff members in their local Dementia Resource Centre in Motherwell. 
Hillrigg Community Allotment - Consultation Events
Posted on Wednesday, December 21, 2022 - 10:22am
North Lanarkshire Council has been successful in securing funding from the Regeneration Capital Grant Fund (RCGF) for a number of community-led projects in recent years.
The Venture Trust
Posted on Wednesday, December 21, 2022 - 9:31am
The Venture Trust have launched a series of new dates for Training in 2023. These sessions are designed to introduce therapeutic practitioners and services to an ethical, safe, and creative outdoor therapy practice.
NHS Lanarkshire
Posted on Wednesday, December 21, 2022 - 9:11am
Many Lanarkshire GP practices will open extra hours during the festive period, extending the times patients can receive care.  
Independent Age
Posted on Friday, December 16, 2022 - 10:04am
Independent Age are looking to recruit volunteer Information Champions in North Lanarkshire.
Gordon Watson
Posted on Tuesday, December 13, 2022 - 3:46pm
Gordon Watson joined the team at Voluntary Action North Lanarkshire through the Kickstart programme in April 2021 in the role of digital assistant, after experiencing real challenges in securing employment after leaving...
North Lanarkshire Women's Aid
Posted on Thursday, December 8, 2022 - 10:31am
North Lanarkshire Women’s Aid Ltd (NLWA) is a voluntary organisation based in Cumbernauld providing a confidential service offering valuable information, support and temporary accommodation to women and their children...
Posted on Wednesday, December 7, 2022 - 3:34pm
If you missed our locality network events this year, or you would you like to re-visit some of the presentations that were delivered at the sessions, the master presentations are now available to be viewed at each of...
Hillrigg Community Allotment - Consultation Events
Posted on Monday, November 28, 2022 - 1:03pm
North Lanarkshire Council are holding a series of online Budget Engagement Community Focus Groups to better understand community priorities and provide local people with the opportunity to feed into important decisions...
Posted on Wednesday, November 23, 2022 - 11:36am
A senior respiratory clinician is reminding local Lanarkshire residents who are at high risk that getting their Winter vaccinations will not only offer protection but help reduce the risk of severe illness from flu and...
Community Solutions and North Lanarkshire Alcohol and Drug Partnership are delighted to announce the
Posted on Wednesday, November 16, 2022 - 2:04pm
Community Solutions and North Lanarkshire Alcohol and Drug Partnership are delighted to announce the launch of a new Substance Misuse Impact Fund.