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ACVO News February 2024

ACVO News February 2024

This month we take a closer look at Aberlour Futures’ Foundation Apprenticeship Programme in our feature article; welcome Justine Dunbar from SAMH to hear more about their work around suicide prevention in the community; and share the exciting news that ACVO has been successful in a bid to the Scottish Government’s cash-first fund and will be launching a £200k project in the city this year test new ways to help people reduce their reliance on food banks by providing direct cash payments.

* Submission deadline for March 2024 edition is Tuesday 27th February

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Previous editions

ACVO News December 2023

ACVO News December 2023

In the final edition of ACVO News for 2023 we take a closer look at Inspire's recent pantomime, The Purple Brick Road; find out more about the work of Rosie's Social ...
ACVO News November 2023

ACVO News November 2023

All the latest news from Aberdeen's third sector, including our recent ACVO film with Friends of Westfield Park highlighting their new green, eco-friendly project, the ...
ACVO News October 2023

ACVO News October 2023

This month we have features from Sport Aberdeen’s SPACE project, which sees the organisation supporting care experienced young people in line with the outcomes of The ...
ACVO News September 2023

ACVO News September 2023

Bringing you all the latest news from Aberdeen's third sector, including our latest ACVO film with Denis Law Legacy Trust, an interview with Megan Douglas, Nightstop ...
ACVO News August 2023

ACVO News August 2023

Featuring a closer look at Barnardo's Aberdeen Young Carers; a new film from ACVO showcasing Aberdeen Science Centre's electric van project supported by the Just ...
ACVO News July 2023

ACVO News July 2023

Year 2 of the Just Transition PB Fund is now open for applications! This month we also feature a new film produced with Aberdeen Cyrenians highlighting the work of their ...
ACVO News June 2023

ACVO News June 2023

Celebrate Volunteers' Week 2023 with us and read messages of thanks from Aberdeen for our city's volunteers! We also take a look back at our Mental Health Awareness Week ...
ACVO News May 2023

ACVO News May 2023

In the May ACVO News - our much anticipated Community Spaces directory is now live! We also bring you coverage of Bucksburn Academy’s YPI Scotland Grand Final and much more!
ACVO News April 2023

ACVO News April 2023

All the latest from Aberdeen’s third sector this April including updates from Gathimba Edwards Foundation, news of the launch of ACVO’s new Financial Healthcheck and ...
ACVO News March 2023

ACVO News March 2023

In the March 2023 edition of ACVO News we feature coverage of a family fun day hosted for displaced Ukrainians by Aberdeen King's Church, a look back at a year of ...
ACVO News February 2023

ACVO News February 2023

In the first 2023 edition of ACVO news, ACVO provide updates including details on Community Commissioning and the next Mental Health and Wellbeing Forum. Also featured ...
ACVO News December 2022

ACVO News December 2022

Our final ACVO News of 2022 features details of the Just Transition PB Fund public vote and the 22 projects included in the process; a profile of Aberlour Futures via an ...

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