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New book: Asset-based approaches: their rise, role and reality
This new book examines role and development of asset-based approaches across various policy areas in Scotland today.
CHEX-Point Newsletter – Issue 50
With our 50th issue we’re looking back at the progress community-led health has made, examining where we are now and then taking look to future opportunities.
Alcohol licensing toolkit - Alcohol Focus Scotland
Alcohol Focus Scotland has developed a toolkit to help people raise concerns about the impact of alcohol in their local community.
'I don't smoke; don't drink. The only thing wrong with me is my health' - new report
A series of interviews with people living in two towns in Ayrshire has highlighted the impact that wider social issues have on people's health - and need for local communities to be at the centre of solutions.
Police Scotland community policing consultation
Police Scotland has launched a local policing consultation which looks find out the priorities for policing in local communities.
Public Participation in Decision Making - draft report
The Democratic Society has published a draft paper which outlines methods of implementing the new public participation in decision making power described in the Community Empowerment Act.
MORE Communities at the Centre - Lunch and Launch, 30th March 2016
On Wednesday 30th March 2016 colleagues from across the CHEX network came together for a 'lunch and launch' of our latest case studies of community-led health:
MORE Communities at the Centre.
CLD Standards Council: Member's Services & CPD Development Officer vacancy
CLD Standards Council for Scotland are currently seeking applications for a Member's Services & CPD Development Officer.
Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act – consultation on Part 3 ‘Participation Requests’
Consultation on new rights enabling communities to identify needs and issues and request action to be taken on these.
Empowerment Act: 'Right to buy' abandoned land consultation published
The Scottish Government has published a consultation for the community right to buy section of the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act.