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Contemporary issues such as social inclusion, equality and volunteering as they affect people, both old and young. This section also contains information on welfare and poverty.
Bank holiday dates in Scotland.
What the Scottish Government is doing to support and develop services for children and young people.
Community Empowerment and Engagement
Measures to ensure inclusiveness free from prejudice and discrimination.
A section to help enable older Scots to live healthy, active and independent lives.
Royal and ceremonial visits and events. This section includes flag flying Guidance.
Information from the strategic to the operational across the portfolio areas of children, young people, adult and criminal justice.
The Third Sector comprises of community groups, voluntary organisations, charities, social enterprises, co-operatives and individual volunteers.
This page provides info on the Fairer Scotland discussion, new social security powers and existing analysis on social security analysis in relation to UK welfare changes.
Page updated: Tuesday, August 05, 2014