Find out more about the specific agendas that we are currently involved in:-

  •           The Everyone’s Children project was set up to support and promote third sector organisations in Glasgow that provide services to children, young people and families. The project is funded by the Scottish Government and works in partnership wi …

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    Building Connections

    What is Building Connections Glasgow? Building Connections Glasgow is a partnership project between Glasgow Council for the Voluntary Sector (GCVS) and Glasgow City Council (GCC) which focuses on welfare reforms and benefit changes. The project is fund …

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    Community Connectors

    Improving connections with and for people over 60 and their carers http://www.communityconnectors.org/     Tel:  0141 271 2320 | Email: communityconnectors@gcvs.org.uk Download, print, display and distribute our leaflet  – for older people an …

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    Equalities

    Equalities at GCVS Equalities is one of GCVS’s core organisational values. We provide an equalities news service, regularly run equalities training events, we can provide advice through our Employers’ Advice Service, and undertake specific pieces of eq …

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    Health and Social Care Integration

    Integration of health and social care is the Scottish Government’s ambitious programme of reform to instigate transformational change to the provision of health and social care services, ensuring that services work together to achieve better outcomes f …

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    Research

    We ask our members and the wider sector about the issues affecting their organisations and service users. We use this valuable information to ensure the voice of Glasgow’s third sector is communicated to local and national policy makers and to enable t …

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    Reshaping care for older people

    Background Glasgow Council for the Voluntary Sector, as a key partner in Glasgow’s Third Sector Interface, has been involved since 2011 in progressing a major Scottish Government initiative called Reshaping Care for Older People (RCOP). Our main role i …

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    Welfare reform

    One of the biggest challenges the third sector currently faces is the impact of welfare reform on vulnerable people and the resultant increased demand on third sector services.  The reforms have led to changes and cuts to a wide range of benefits, affe …

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