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Supporting Scotland’s vibrant voluntary sector

Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations is the membership organisation for Scotland's charities, voluntary organisations and social enterprises. Charity registered in Scotland SC003558. Registered office Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh EH3 6BB.


The aim of the fund is to support local organisations help improve the wellbeing of children and young people in Falkirk during the school holidays.

The funding is aimed at children and young people aged 5-14 across Falkirk who may have particular wellbeing needs. They include:

  • Children from low income households
  • Children from the Tackling Child Poverty priority family groups: larger families; families with a disabled child or adult; young mothers; families with children under one; minority ethnic families
  • Children from families who have been shielding during the pandemic and whose ability to engage in activities and socialise will have been very limited
  • Children with a disability or additional support need
  • Care experienced children and young people
  • Young carers
  • Children in need of protection
  • Children supported by a child's plan
  • Children who have undergone significant transitions during lockdown or will experience them this year

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Geographical areas funded: Falkirk

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Type of funding:
Type of cost:
Capital, Revenue

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Who can apply

Third sector groups and organisations wishing to apply must be constituted; voluntary organisations who are constituted or have a governing document are also welcome to apply. Additionally, applicants are required to have a Child Protection Policy, and must ensure staff are appropriately recruited and checked.

When to apply

Check Council website for the most up to date details of the next deadline.

How to apply

Application form on the Council website.

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Activites funded: Education & training Sport & physical activity Recreation & social activities

Beneficiaries funded: Children Economically/socially disadvantaged Families People in poverty Rural communities Local communities Young people

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