In agreeing its budget for 2019/20, the City of Edinburgh Council made “£200k available as transitional funding for organisations facing the greatest impacts following the loss of EIJB grant funding’. The administration presented a report to Corporate Policy and Strategy Committee on 14 May 2019 which addressed mechanisms to identify how this funding can be best prioritised. The outcome of this meeting was to provide funding to the IJB to aid transitional support. If you would like to read the EIJB report
SE PAA Networking Event 18th March 2019 Crags Centre Overview There were around 30 attendees at the session, which offered the opportunity for stakeholder partners working in the locality to come together to; share ideas; update on developments; continue to identify assets and gaps; explore opportunities to work together more cohesively, as well as to engage in discussions that would contribute to the consultation around the citywide physical activity strategy that is currently under development.
Many of you will know that we have been working with Matter of Focus over the past year to look to provide robust outcome evaluation Forum Members. We have funding available to roll this out into 2019. You can find more information out here – Matter of Focus – and by coming along to the relevant workshops which we plan to host on the following dates: 1. Tuesday 18 June – Outcomes meeting #1 (9.30-12.30) 2. Thursday 25 July – Outcomes meeting #2
Whether you are just starting out involving volunteers or you have been managing volunteers for many years, the aim of VolunteerWiki is to cover a wide range of volunteer management issues and give you access to the knowledge that you need. To make life even easier we have example policies and forms which anyone is free to download and use.