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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.

Aaron Slater

Digital Inclusion Manager at Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

Digital and Programmes

Digital Inclusion evaluation tender

SCVO is a delivery partner for Digital Health and Care Scotland’s Digital Inclusion Programme and we’re now seeking a dynamic evaluation...  Read more

The Digital Participation Charter Fund is back!

The Digital Participation Charter Fund was first launched 9 years ago in October 2014, but back then we called it the Challenge Fund. The...  Read more

'Pillars' for digital inclusion

A new paper has been published which presents a framework for digital inclusion in health and social care. Co-authored by Aaron Slater...  Read more

Digital and the cost-of-living

A changing landscape I joined SCVO in the summer of 2019, and in the three years I’ve worked in digital inclusion I’ve seen a remarkable...  Read more

Digital wellbeing for the workforce: part one

In this joint blog our Digital Participation Project Manager Aaron Slater and Digital Inclusion Development Officer Claire Sharp explain...  Read more

Our evolving digital participation landscape

Two recent reports help shed some light on attitudes and behaviour towards digital, providing insights on how we can target interventions...  Read more

Renewing Scotland’s full potential in a digital world

SCVO Response to the Scottish Government's Digital Strategy About SCVO The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) is...  Read more

What does the Lloyds Bank UK Consumer Digital Index 2020 tell us about digital inclusion?

Last week Lloyds Bank published their annual UK Consumer Digital Index 2020, giving us an overview of the digital inclusion landscape...  Read more

Digital Participation: it's still for everyone

It’s hard to think of any event in recent times that’s galvanised change the way the coronavirus pandemic has. As a society we’ve adapted...  Read more

No One Left Behind Digital Scotland: COVID-19

We recently published a blog about the importance of digital during an extended period of self-isolation due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We...  Read more