All Scottish charities are legally required to submit their Annual Return and Accounts to the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR) within 9 months of their financial year end date. This means that for charities whose financial year ends on 31st of March, their required information must be received by OSCR before 31st December.
The Carnegie UK Trust is working with the Scottish Government to undertake consultation sessions across Scotland to review the National Outcomes, as set out in Scotland’s National Performance Framework (NPF). They will be holding small group discussions focusing on the country’s wellbeing and development, including one at CVS Falkirk, Unit 6, Callendar Business Park, Falkirk, FK1 1XR on Wednesday 14th December at 10am.
Falkirk Council, in partnership with NHS Forth Valley and the British Red Cross, are providing free seasonal flu vaccinations to third sector staff who have a role in providing care, including its Health and Social Care Workers.
Following on from our successful Funders Fayre in March this year, CVS Falkirk and Falkirk Council are pleased to announce that we are already planning our 2017 Funders Fayre, which will take place on Tuesday 7th March.
Age Scotland Enterprises, part of Age Scotland, is hosting a series of Funeral Plan Open Days beginning on Friday 28th October, 10am – 3pm at the Later Life Information Centre, 25 Upper Newmarket Street, Falkirk, FK1 1JH.
Strathcarron Hospice are working with local communities to find out what services and supports are available to people living with deteriorating health, enabling them to ”live right up to the end”.
Challenge Poverty Week is a national event which aims to bring to public attention the reality of poverty in Scotland, showing the impact it has on individuals and communities and addressing existing stereotypes, running Sunday 16th October – Saturday 22nd October.
The Scottish Government are seeking views on proposals relating to the implementation of certain sections of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 2015 and associated regulations. As a result, they have launched a public online consultation. The closing date for responses is Monday 17th October.
The NHS Forth Valley Annual Review will take place on Tuesday 30th August, from 1.45pm in the Lecture Theatre at Forth Valley Royal Hospital, Larbert, FK5 4WR.
We are delighted to announce that, in partnership with Solicitors for Older People, we will be holding the FREE 2016 Older People’s Day event on Friday 30th September, 10am – 2pm at the Forth Valley Sensory Centre, Camelon.