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News archive from April 2015
Free Training course - Surveying, designing & building community paths

Paths for All in partnership with Balloch Village Trust are offering community groups access to a free training course.


30 April 2015


Women on Board – Quality through Diversity

Changing the Chemistry, in collaboration with Women on Boards and the Institute of Directors, is running a free event hosted by Highlands and Islands Enterprise on Thursday, 14 May, to encourage more women to consider applying for board positions.


30 April 2015


Changes To Employment Support Allowance Will Discriminate Against Women

Statement from Scottish Directors of Public Health

The Directors of Public Health in Scotland warn that a new scoring system to decide if claimants with mental health issues can get Employment Support Allowance because of a risk of harm to themselves or someone else will discriminate against women.


30 April 2015


Help to Invigorate Portree’s Community
  • How do you feel about community activities/facilities in Portree?
  • Do you have a vision of what you want?
  • Have you a place you can get your voice heard?

Skye and Lochalsh CVO are looking for individuals, community groups, businesses, health and social care providers and anyone else who is interested to take part in a workshop on the 14th May. The workshop will look at how we can work together to build community lead development in Portree.


17 April 2015


Scottish Women’s Convention – Temporary Administration Assistant

The Scottish Women’s Convention requires a temporary Administrative Assistant on a part-time basis. 


16 April 2015


Upcoming Training by Skye and Lochalsh CVO

Reminder of the next upcoming training courses provided by SLCVO.


02 April 2015


Highland LEADER funding outcome awaited

In common with other rural areas across Scotland, the Highland LEADER Programme is currently working to secure an allocation from the Scottish Government to deliver the Programme across the Highlands until 2020. 


01 April 2015