Everybody’s Home

Online

Where: Zoom When: 8th October 12:30 to 2:30 What: Join STAR Project as we take part in Challenge poverty week 2020. During lockdown, we’re spending much more time at home. This therapeutic art workshop aims to discuss the different ways in which poverty at home can affect us. From the discussion points, we will then

Free

Event: We need to talk – How conversations enable system change

Online

As part of Challenge Poverty week, this free event offers a space to consider how talking can and does result in system change. Published in June 2019, the Hard Edges Scotland Report provided a platform for statistics and stories about Scotland’s experience of multiple deprivation. Followed by a series of micro conversations and talking events,

Free

West of Scotland Pioneering Framework for Making Changes Together

The One Initiative - Making Changes Project, the strategic lead for Food Bank Food Rush Initiative and Making Changes Together Strategic Initiative will launch the Pioneering Framework which is our 10 year plan to making changes together with the aims to involve every person in every community to work towards eradicating poverty by 2030.

Guest Speaker: Jade Malavin, i.Heat – Fuel Poverty

Online

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 on Zoom where Jade will

Free

CPW Presentation

Online

We are doing a video call presentation for staff in the office to promote and provide details on CPW. Clear the key messages

Free

SMART Denny – Challenge Poverty Week – Community Matters

Online

Presentation to illustrate the need for Local Community Groups during a crisis, an how we can work together in grassroots level. Provides advice on were to obtain help and the type of support that can be given in the Falkirk Council Area. Together we can

Housing & Fuel Poverty

Online

Videos with details on the help and support available for all aspects of Housing and Homelessness within Dumfries and Galloway and also details of the support available to anyone suffering from Fuel Poverty.

Challenge Poverty Week Radio Shows on shmuFM

shmu 99.8FM Station House Media Unit, Station Road, Woodside, Aberdeen

shmuFM volunteer Angie Joss speaks to Professor Danny Dorling from the University of Oxford about economic inequality and why an unjust society disadvantages us all.

Free

PACT Anti-poverty Professional Learning for Teachers – Official Online Launch

Online

The PACT professional learning offer for Scottish teachers explores the nature, causes and consequences of poverty, as well as the possible practical and pedagogical interventions to mitigate its impact on children and young people’s school education. Please note the PACT online launch event is by invitation only. For more information about PACT, including ways teachers