Hard Up Communities in Fife – Welfare Reform and Equality

This invitation to tender is to undertake investigative research to better understand the barriers experienced by communities of protected characteristics that are affected by poverty in Fife. The research aims to deepen practitioners’ understanding of multiple barriers experienced by people in their day to day living and also help to ensure that the most vulnerable to poverty are not further disadvantaged because of their protected characteristics.

Exercising Rights – Equality Act and toolkit co-design workshop with PeopleFirst (Fife)

Big shout out to the members of People First (Scotland) Fife Community Group who have spent time working with us on how to make more use of the Equality Act 2010 (click here for a copy of the initial workshop booklet). We are working on co-designing a toolkit to make it easier for more people to … Continue reading Exercising Rights – Equality Act and toolkit co-design workshop with PeopleFirst (Fife)

Active Learning in the Community Placement Report | Demi Lawrie

I am currently a 1st-year undergraduate student studying Social Work at the University of Stirling. As part of one of my modules, it was an essential requirement to attend a community practice-based placement, I was placed at Fife Centre for Equalities (FCE) based in Kirkcaldy. I had to complete 30 hours with FCE and decided … Continue reading Active Learning in the Community Placement Report | Demi Lawrie