CVS Falkirk are hosting an information session on the Volunteer Friendly Award on Tuesday 7th November, 10am – 12pm, to provide an overview and to take you through the process. The session will be held at the CVS Falkirk office, Unit 6, Callendar Business Park, Falkirk, FK1 1XR.
The Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR) is seeking views on its draft Fundraising Guidance. The consultation is open until Friday 1st December.
The next meeting of the Safer Communities Third Sector Forum will now be held on Thursday 2nd November 2017, a week later than the previously advertised Thursday 26th October.
Falkirk Storytelling Festival launches for its first year this week with a range of events for children and adults, and tickets are still available! Feature performances include author Suzanne Egerton, folk music legend Brian McNeill, and performers Macastory .
Our free Older People’s Day drop-in event is just ONE WEEK away on Friday 29th September, 10am – 2pm at the Archibald Russell Centre, Haypark Road, Denny, FK6 5JZ. On the day, there will be a variety of support organisations present, highlighting the services they offer older people in Falkirk, including our partners Solicitors for Older People Scotland, who will be there on the day with information on Power of Attorney. John McNally, MP for Falkirk, will also be attending.
We are delighted to announce that John McNally, MP for Falkirk, will be attending our Older People’s Day 2017 event! Mr McNally will speak with attendees and stallholders both at the event, which is only two weeks away, on Friday 29th September, 10am – 2pm at the Archibald Russell Centre, Haypark Road, Denny, FK6 5JZ.
Our funding hotlist for September 2017 is now live! The hotlist features a range of funding opportunities and sources for groups and organisations in Falkirk to apply for.
Working in partnership with Solicitors for Older People Scotland, our FREE Older People’s Day 2017 drop-in event will be held on Friday 29th September, 10am – 2pm at the Archibald Russell Centre, Haypark Road, Denny, FK6 5JZ. As with last year’s event, there will be an exhibition hall with stalls from organisations who offer support, services and information for older people, their families and carers in the Falkirk area.
In response to feedback from those living with long-term conditions and their carers, Strathcarron Hospice are providing a series of pop-up information stands, with the first on Thursday 3rd August, 10am – 12pm at Carronbank Medical Practice, Carronbank House, Denny, FK6 6GD.
Falkirk and Clackmannanshire Carers Centre will be taking part on Falkirk Charities Day on Saturday 19th August with a stall selling items including Twiddlemuffs to raise funds for the centre. They are looking for people to knit and donate Twiddlemuffs to their stall. All donations should be delivered to the Carers Centre at 1A Bank Street, Falkirk, FK1 1NB by 12pm on Friday 18th August.