More than 100 miles of new and improved paths will be created across Scotland as part of a scheme to boost outdoor access.
The Scottish Community Alliance is delighted to confirm that it has received funding from the Scottish Government to continue administering the Community Learning Exchange during 2019-20.
This is the Exchange's fifth year of operation and the objective continues to be to increase the capacity and capability of the community sector by encouraging learning visits between community groups.
The Bupa UK Foundation is currently accepting applications for practical community-focussed projects that aim to support and improve people's mental health in mid-life.
The Bupa UK Foundation's purpose is to help people live longer, healthier, happier lives. They fund practical projects to tackle challenges in health and social care and make a direct impact on people's health and wellbeing.
The Scottish Government has today launched a new fund to tackle disadvantage, poverty and inequality.
Community groups and projects can now apply to the £11.5 million Investing in Communities Fund. Grants of up to £250,000 are available over three years recognising the need for longer term planning in some projects.
Communities Secretary Aileen Campbell said:
"We know that the best people to decide how to tackle local challenges are the people who live and work in the area.