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July 4, 2019
How can art and disability help empower and engage people with a physical disability? In this short and inspiring blog, Ecas art leader Graham Young shares the tale of a day out to The Kelpies in Falkirk to answer just that.Read More
May 16, 2019
As Learning at Work Week 2019 kicks-off we’re celebrating all things learning in the charity sector by sitting down with our Befriending Assistant, Sam Collins. With the annual campaign from Campaign for Learning promoting the power of learning and the …Read More
March 14, 2019
Celebrating 15 years of charity work in Scotland It feels like only yesterday that we were at the SECC for this year’s edition of SCVO’s The Gathering, but over the last six weeks we have been reflecting on how we can put all of the great learning into …Read More
March 7, 2019
When Jennifer Learmonth became a volunteer befriender, she wanted to work with people as an alternative to her day job in sales.Read More
March 7, 2019
We’re always inspired when we see our clients gaining confidence and getting involved. But we’re even more inspired when they go on to encourage someone else in turn.Read More