SASW 24 Hour Digital Blackout

On Saturday 10th October, as part of Challenge Poverty Week, a group from the Scottish Association of Social Work (SASW) Team and membership will be shutting down all non-work related digital devices to fundraise for People Know How, a charity working to support digital inclusion. So no phones (emergency calls allowed), tablets, laptops, wifi, data,

Call to Action: Emailing local MP’s and MSP’s

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The Inverclyde Carers Centre and Our Place Our Future are working together this Challenge Poverty Week to: 1. Raise a unified voice for Carers against poverty and show we want to live in a more just and equal society 2. To change the conversation and stigma around poverty Join us in emailing our local MP

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Food Insecurity

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Infographics highlighting food insecurity and how to get help within Dumfries and Galloway.

Food Insecurity

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Video highlighting food insecurity and how to get help within Dumfries and Galloway.

Food Insecurity

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Infographic highlighting food insecurity and how to get help within Dumfries and Galloway.

Food Insecurity

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Downloadable Factsheet highlighting food insecurity and how to get help within Dumfries and Galloway.

Carers’ Stories of Poverty

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Inverclyde Carers Centre are working together this Challenge Poverty Week to: 1. Raise a unified voice for Carers against poverty and show we want to live in a more just and equal society 2. To change the conversation and stigma around poverty We will be sharing a Carers Stories video - local Carers’ experiences of

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Challenge Poverty Week 2020 – Closing Thank You

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The Chair and Vice Chair of Dumfries and Galloway Council's Communities Committee say thank you to all projects partners who have supported all of our activities during Challenge Poverty Week 2020.

October 17 United Nations Day for the Eradication of Poverty

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October 17, United Nations International Day for the Eradication of Poverty in Glasgow. Due to COVID-19 restrictions there will be no physical event in George Square this year. The Day will be marked though an online gathering where there will be a sharing of memories, writing, photographs and art work throughout the day through a