Monthly Archives: October 2013

News from 18 Plus

18 Plus is one of the charities that shares our premises and resources. They are just coming to the end of the Senior Lives Project and have been working with older people across Dundee and further afield to learn from … Continue reading

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Families Project

We also provide support and information to families these days through our pilot Family Matters Project. This is also proving popular but we are currently limited in what we can offer so we are not advertising the project too widely … Continue reading

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Commonwealth Awareness Project

We have a sessional worker working very hard just now on creating a new resource for use with young people to teach them about the Commonwealth. With the Games coming to Scotland next year, it is a great opportunity to … Continue reading

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Intern appointed

We have just completed the interviews of candidates for our Diverse Lives Project and have appointed an intern to carry out the work. This project is to carry out research and find out about and record the lives of LGBT … Continue reading

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Research! Research! Research!

Several times a week just now we have researchers visiting to interview volunteers, workers and even service users. We seem to have become better known to academics seeking knowledge on a range of subjects. We have become so popular that … Continue reading

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Consultancy

We are lucky enough to have a consultant working with us on a project evaluation just now. This consultant is carrying out a mapping exercise and helping us to further evaluate and develop some of out services to reach more … Continue reading

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Growing Partnerships

We continue to grow partnerships with other organisations and businesses to share ideas, resources and practice. Soon we are hoping that yet another charity will be moving in to share our premises. This will further reduce overheads as we will … Continue reading

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