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CLDMS concerned at course closure

CLDMS has written to Strathclyde University asking it to reconsider the proposal to close its Community Education degree

Conference 2010

Presentations and discussions from our 2010 conference are available to download.

Asset ownership and CLD

Our joint conference with DTAS on Community Asset Transfers.

Young Peoples Positive & Active Lifestyles, Renfrewshire

Positive activities in the community can lead young people to make better choices

Healthy Living Centres

Healthy Living Centres show how working in and with communities can improve health and well-being for a fraction of the cost of other types of service

West Glasgow Grandparent Carers Support Group

Community Development workers in Glasgow support grandparent carers so that they can keep at-risk families together


A community-based approach to business startups in Perth and Kinross has achieved outstanding value for money.

Let’s Prove It!

Discuss how to use this guidance on demonstrating your contribution to shared outcomes.

Perth and Kinross Youth Services

20 young people in Perth and Kinross who were not in employment, education, or training became more able to deal with issues in a positive way

Shetland Adult Learning Service

In Shetland, community learning ensures tha individual development work in communities ties directly into national priorities.