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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.

Wednesday 15 June  |  Crowne Plaza, Glasgow  |  #ScotCharityAwards

Finalists 2022

Members of the public had their say by voting for their favourite overall entry in the People's Choice Award, voting closed at 5pm on Friday 20 May.

Charity of the year | Sponsored by Keegan & Pennykid

Covid Aid

Based in Scotland, Covid Aid is the UK’s national charity dedicated to supporting those significantly affected by Covid-19. We are here for people throughout the pandemic and beyond. By building an empowering and caring community, we help anyone who may not have found the right...

S.M.I.L.E Counselling

S.M.I.L.E Counselling is a free counselling service for 11-24 year olds. S.M.I.L.E has seen so many changes in the last year, from our growth in reach to clients through our various counselling services and development of new projects that will enable further awareness around...

Scottish Families Affected by Alcohol and Drugs

Scottish Families supports anyone concerned about someone else’s alcohol or drug use. Families can face anger, stress, isolation, loneliness, financial problems and anxiety all while trying to support their loved one. Substance use remains a critical issue in Scotland with stigma...

The Larder

The Larder believes in the power of learning and its’ ability to change lives. We are an award-winning Social Enterprise, dedicated to the alleviation of poverty and for every person, regardless of their start in life, to reach their full potential, given the right time, space...

Wellbeing Works, Dundee

The Team at Wellbeing Works demonstrated creativity, tenacity and determination over the last couple of years, to help people who face mental health challenges to keep well as they navigated the impacts of the pandemic. Within the last 18 months, the organisation has also moved...

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