Peer Outreach Service – Q & A SESSIONS 3rd August 2021

Organisations and community groups that are interested in hosting a Peer Outreach Worker for East Ayrshire’s Community Peer Outreach Services are able to do so now. If you are thinking of submitting an Expression Of Interest but would like more information we will be holding a series of Question and Answer sessions on Tuesday 3rd … Read more


Would your organisation be interested in hosting one of the peer outreach workers for East Ayrshire’s Community Peer Outreach Services? The organisations will employ people with a lived experience of substance use and mental health to provide an outreach service to assist vulnerable individuals access services, supporting them to overcome barriers to engagement. The service … Read more

Break the Silence wins £1,000 Movement for Good award

Break the Silence has won a £1,000 Movement for Good award from Ecclesiastical Insurance Group thanks to nominations from the public. Break the Silence is one of 500 winners in specialist insurer Ecclesiastical’s Movement for Good awards, which is giving £1million to charities this summer. Break the Silence provide professional support to those impacted by … Read more

Call for Volunteers for Tesco Collections this July

We are privileged to be working alongside Tesco again this July. Can you spare between 2hrs (4hr slots also available) Between the hours of 10am and 4pm On any of the following dates: Thurs 15th, Fri 16th & Sat 17th To collect Foodbank donations at Tesco stores alongside our staff members? If so please call … Read more

Hate Crime Security Fund from Impact Funding Partners

Impact Funding Partners is delighted to be managing the Hate Crime Security Fund for Places of Worship on behalf of the Scottish Government. The Fund has been developed in partnership with Police Scotland.  Scottish Government has made £500,000  available in the form of a Hate Crime Security Fund for the provision of security measures and improvements aimed at reducing the vulnerability of places … Read more

Volunteer Friendly Award – New Standard Launch

Are you a Volunteer organisation and doing fantastic work within the community involving volunteers? Why not get recognized and rewarded for this work through Volunteer Friendly Award this is a user-friendly quality standard reflecting good practice. If you want to know more about this why not come along to the New Standard Launch on 1st … Read more

Do you know a child or young person with a family member in prison? ‘Families Outside’ can help!

Every year in Scotland it is estimated that more than 20,000 children and young people are affected by parental imprisonment, this figure does not include those with another family member in prison. Despite all the challenges that the Coronavirus has brought, we are still supporting families through our ‘Our Voice’ Peer Support Group. The group … Read more