Links

Volunteering
www.saltireawards.org.uk The Saltire Awards recognise and award the contribution and commitment of the young people who volunteer within your organisation and within our communities.
https://www.mygov.scot/disclosure-types/ New Police Check site
 www.show.scot.nhs.uk Scottish NHS public website
 www.dumgal.gov.uk Dumfries and Galloway Council website
 www.dumgal.ac.uk Dumfries and Galloway College
 www.projectscotland.co.uk ProjectScotland connects young Scots (16 – 25) with full time volunteering opportunities throughout Scotland.
 www.lgbtyouth.org.uk The website to support young people dealing with LGBT issues.
 www.lgbtcentredg.co.uk The website for LGBT issues in Dumfries & Galloway
https://www.volunteerscotland.net/for-volunteers/disclosure-checks/ For information about disclosures for the third sector.
 www.ico.org.uk For information and advice about data protection.
 www.volunteerscotland.net Volunteer Scotland
Social Enterprise
www.senscot.net For Social Entrepreneurs in Scotland
www.socialinvestmentscotland.com Social Investment Scotland (SIS) is a registered Charity and Social Enterprise which provides business loans to Third Sector organisations.
 www.bigissueinvest.com Big Issue Invest is the social investment arm of The Big Issue.
www.charitybank.org Charity Bank finances social enterprises, charities and community organisations, with the support of depositors and investors who want to use their money to facilitate real social change, while earning a financial return.
www.firstport.org.uk Free business support and awards for new start social entrepreneurs in Scotland.
www.socialenterprisescotland.org.uk the voice of social enterprise in Scotland
www.employeeownership.co.uk the voice of co-owned business in the UK
www.abculscotland.coop supporting Scotland’s credit unions
www.dtascot.org.uk the community-led regeneration network
www.scottishcu.org Scottish league of credit unions
www.justenterprise.org supports the enterprising third sector in Scotland.