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SE Network News No 16

Following on from SE Reset Week in May 2020, SENScot will be hosting ‘Restart and Rebuild Week’ – from Monday 16th November through to Friday 20th November. Bookings will open on Monday 19th Oct…

SE Network News Edition No.15

SENScot has been supporting the Tourism SEN since 2016 – in response to the growing number of social and community enterprises active in this area. An important component of this is community touris…

SE & Sport Newsletter – October 2020

Welcome to October’s Sport Social Enterprise Newsletter The partial re-opening of the sport and leisure industry is starting to shine a light on the true extent of the damage caused by the Covid-…

SE Network News Edition No.14

SENScot – on behalf of Sport SEN members – has written a follow-up letter to Joe FitzPatrick (Minister for Public Health, Sport and Wellbeing) – on the back of our original letter in late July 2…

SE Health & Wellbeing Newsletter – September 2020

During our SE Reset week in May, mental health & wellbeing emerged strongly as one of the key themes – with social enterprises highlighting a range of issues relating to workforce, service users, …

SE Network News Edition No.13

During our SE Reset week in May, mental health & wellbeing emerged strongly as one of the key themes – with social enterprises highlighting a range of issues relating to workforce; service users; …

SE Network News Edition No.12

Final details of Scottish Govt’s Community & Third Sector Recovery Programme is due to be announced over the next week or so. Information, to date, suggests that the £25m fund is being made ava…

SE Network News Edition No.11

Social Enterprise Network Scotland is now in its third month and whilst our ‘settling in’ period is still with us, we have been fortunate, thanks to our staff, in being able to maintain our day-to…

SE Cultural & Tourism Newsletter – September 2020

September 2020 Welcome to the September newsletter. We are in the process of developing a new website and want to fill it with wonderful images from social enterprises across Scotland- if you ha…

SE Network News Edition No.10

This week saw the First Minister announce Scottish Govt’s Programme for Government – Protecting Scotland, Renewing Scotland. Headlines have predictably focused on the plans for IndyRef 2, however,…

SE & Sport Newsletter – September 2020

Welcome to September’s Sport Social Enterprise Newsletter It’s exciting to see so many sport social enterprises having opened their doors on Monday 31 August, or planning to re-open over the ne…

SE Network News Edition No.9

Next week – Wednesday 2nd September – sees CEIS host its annual SE Policy and Practice Conference. Due to obvious circumstances, the event will be taking place ‘remotely’ – and, understandab…

SE Network News Edition No.8

In recent weeks, we have highlighted the difficulties being experienced by Sport SEN members – and other organisations running sport or leisure facilities – including particular concerns about the…

SE Network News Edition No.7

Within our social enterprise community in Scotland, ‘growth’ has always been a matter of some debate. The sector has regularly been encouraged to grow – create more jobs; become more sustainable…

SE & Employability Newsletter – August 2020

Our News Community Learning Exchange and Thematic Network MeetingsVirtual Community Learning Exchange to Prep Table Scotland – September 17th (10-12, 1-3pm)Prep Table (who recently announced thei…

SE & Sport Newsletter – August 2020

Welcome to August’s Sport Social Enterprise Newsletter July was a busy month for many social enterprises who were able to restart some delivery of sport and physical activity in line with Phase …

SE Cultural & Tourism Newsletter – August 2020

Welcome to the August newsletter. I hope you’ve all managed to find some time to relax and be with the people you like best this summer. Keep staying safe. Please remember to send me up…

SE Health & Wellbeing Newsletter – August 2020

There are lots of opportunities to engage with other social enterprise via the wide range of virtual SEN sessions in the coming month listed below. Up until earlier this week, the numerous SEN…

SE Network News Edition No.6

In June 2020, Scottish Govt published the Report of the Advisory Board on Economic Recovery –  ‘Towards a Robust, Resilient Wellbeing Economy for Scotland’. The Report, written in response …

SE Network News Edition No.5,

The Sport SEN comprises more than 100 organisations involved in delivering sport and physical activities in local communities across Scotland. The most recent Sport SEN meeting – held on 22nd Ju…

SE Network News Edition No.4

As Scotland continues to respond to Covid-19 and takes considered steps towards our country’s renewal and recovery, one thing that is certain is that the transition back to normality will be a gr…

SE Network News: Edition No.3

As Social Enterprise Network Scotland looks to bed in and begin to formalise its role as a strong representative body for front-line social and community enterprises in Scotland, we are also very …

SE Health & Wellbeing Newsletter – July 2020

Welcome to the first Social Enterprise Health & Wellbeing Newsletter arriving in your inbox from Social Enterprise Network Scotland. This is our official new nam…

SE Network News: Edition No.2

This week, Social Enterprise Network Scotland wrote to our First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, and her 11 Cabinet Secretaries – sharing the findings of our recent SE Reset week – via this SE Re…

SE Network News Edition No.1

On Wednesday of this week – 1st July 2020 – the merger between Senscot and Social Firms Scotland (SFS) became official. The name of the new entity will now be Social Enterprise Network…