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Joining the Dots – One Page Summary

Some of you may be aware that Sleeping Giants conducted a survey over the Winter into community engagement and Community Planning, in particular the role of Third Sector Dumfries and Galloway. The recommendations of the report have been absorbed into the development of a new strategic direction for TSD&G read more

GDPR – Guide for Charities

The Charity Finance Group, in partnership with Buzzacott, Crowe Clarke Whitehill and Kingston Smith, has launched the General Data Protection Regulation: A guide for charities. read more

Mapping the Third Sector Workforce

Third Sector Dumfries and Galloway has been tasked with compiling information relating to third sector organisations across Dumfries and Galloway in order to get a picture of the third sector workforce and how this contributes to health and social care. read more

Water Rates Exemption – Survey

Many local organisations have been affected by the changes introduces to water rates exemption eligibility. The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) is now part of a national review group set up by the Scottish Government to review the scheme and they need your help. read more

Get On Board

How we meet individual and communities’ transport needs will be the priority for a new partnership…and local organisations are being invited to get on board. read more

Change in role for the Interface?

An evaluation of Third Sector Interfaces recently published by the Scottish Government is set to reinforce the role that they play in being a strategic vehicle for third sector involvement in community planning and the integration of Health and Social Care. read more