Sunday marks the start of Challenge Poverty Week. From the 15th to the 21st of October activities and events will take place all over the country to bring public attention to the reality of poverty in Scotland. In South Lanarkshire a series of activities have been planned to promote poverty awareness, challenge stigma and promote [...]
Lanarkshire Credit Union and The Furnishing Service have created a dynamic partnership to offer all people across Lanarkshire an amazing opportunity to furnish their homes with quality branded names at discounted prices that compete with many high street stores...
Local Outcome Improvement Plan – Survey The South Lanarkshire Partnership is developing its Local Outcomes Improvement Plan to create a shared vision to come together and deliver improved opportunities for everyone in our communities. The plan will inform neighbourhood plans which will tackle inequalities where they exist the most. As we prepare the Plan we [...]
The Social Security (Scotland) Bill was introduced on 21 June 2017, following an initial consultation on the creation of a new social security system in Scotland which ran from July to October 2016. The Bill’s progress can be followed on the Scottish Parliament’s website at: http://www.parliament.scot/parliamentarybusiness/Bills/105267.aspx. In May 2017, the Cabinet Secretary for Social Security, Angela [...]