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A summary of a workshop hosted in partnership with ENRICH Scotland.
Scottish Government announces funding to help increase NHS and social care capacity.
The Social Work Professional Support Service offers free and confidential peer coaching to social workers. Enhance your skills by working with your very own coach.

Feature resources: Poverty

Evidence summary that provides an overview of recent evidence relating to Covid-19 and how it affects those on low incomes and in poverty.
An initiative to encourage Roma and non-Roma families to claim clothing grants and free school meals.
Looks at the relationship between poverty and engagement with transitional support interventions for young people with disabilities.

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21 Sep 2021
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17 Aug 2021
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