#CPW23 Weds – Adequate Incomes by EHSCP

Kate Barlow is a Public Health Practitioner in Edinburgh’s Health & Social Care Partnership (EHSCP) and also the lead of the Edinburgh Partnership’s Local Outcome Improvement Plan ‘Enough Money to Live on’. In her blog, she highlights key resources where people...

Challenge Poverty Week Wednesday – Adequate Incomes

It’s Wednesday of Challenge Poverty Week and we have two blogs on the theme of Adequate Incomes. The first one is from Kate Kelman of Capital City Partnership. In her blog, she talks about people in-work poverty due to the soaring cost of living. How do we...

Challenge Poverty Week Tuesday – Housing

Today’s blog looks at the Rapid Rehousing Transition Plan (RRTP), which sets out the homeless strategy within the city of Edinburgh. It is written by RRTP Lead Officer, Jill Thomson, from Homelessness & Housing Support, City of Edinburgh Council. The RRTP...

Community Benefits Gateway

What is the Community Benefits Gateway? NHS Scotland’s Community Benefits Gateway is an easy-to-use online service that works to match willing NHS Scotland suppliers with Scottish third sector organisations who are looking for assistance with a variety of needs. This...

NHS Volunteering

NHS Lothian have a range of volunteering opportunities across Lothian in hospitals, and within the community. They will pay travel expenses, offer an induction, training, and in some cases, accreditation. It’s a great opportunity to be part of a team, to meet...

Challenge Poverty Week 2-6 October

Challenge Poverty Week kicks off today with a focus on Communities and Volunteering. Every day of this week we’ll be posting a piece on a specific theme. Tuesday is focussed on Housing, so check back here tomorrow! Today we want to share a short video that...