New Falls Prevention & Management Tools

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A Scottish conference on Falls Prevention was brought to a standstill today (Wednesday 30 September) when a group of older people performed a flash mob dance to 80s Banarama pop hit “It Ain’t What You Do (Its The Way That You Do It)”. The group, from one of North Lanarkshire Leisure’s Strength and Balance Exercise […]

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Video: Changing Lives, Delivering Success: Turning Ambition into Action

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Building on the successful 2014 conference, Scottish Government and a range of partners organised a national Community Planning conference for 2015. The aim of the conference was to share good practice, explore new ideas and identify practical solutions to overcome barriers in tackling the key themes of economic development, tackling inequalities and fostering community empowerment. This video […]

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Evidence for Success

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The “Evidence for Success” guide was produced by the Knowledge Translation Network and offers easy to follow, step-by-step guidance and resources to support organisations to use evidence to influence policy and practice.  It is for anyone who wants to use evidence to improve policy and practice, regardless of the level of experience they have in doing so.  Therefore, […]

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Co-producing Evaluation – Why bother involving people in evaluation?

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Evaluation Support Scotland has developed a new resource – a workbook which can help plan why, when and how to involve the people you work with in evaluation.  It was developed and tested with a group of organisations which already had considerable experience of involving the people they work with in their projects and were […]

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Implementation of Locality Arrangements

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This paper and self-evaluation checklist is intended to complement the Localities Guidance that was published by the Scottish Government in July 2015, which sets out what localities are for, the principles upon which they should be established and the ethos under which they operate. This paper is focused on identifying the key issues that the […]

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