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Spirit of Ruchill/Possilpark

Apr 10, 2015 09:59 BST ng homes media centre FOURTEEN, an innovative new community driven programme funded by Spirit of 2012, a charity set up by the Big Lottery Fund, has allocated £250,000 to Ruchill and Possilpark; one of six Scottish communities to receive funding.

Housing Associations Help People Try for a Job

Mar 17, 2015 10:57 GMT ng homes media centre A COURSE that uses the game of Rugby to teach participants crucial life lessons and core values is helping unemployed people find work in two of Scotland’s largest cities.

Saracen House hosts Grounds to Grow

Mar 05, 2015 14:10 GMT ng homes media centre Saracen House was the venue for Housing Associations and Community groups across Scotland to highlight best practice in community growing projects. Funders, planners and support organisations were also on hand to provide information on developments and sustaining community gardens.

Graduation Day for Activate students from North Glasgow​

Mar 05, 2015 13:58 GMT ng homes media centre STUDENTS who participated in the Activate course with ng homes received their awards at a ceremony at Glasgow recently alongside students from other parts of the city.

Community Networking Breakfast is Key to Building Partnerships

Mar 05, 2015 13:43 GMT ng homes media centre ng homes Community Networking Breakfast programme continues to increase in numbers with over 70 attending the latest event which was held at Possilpark Parish Church.

Assistive Technology users face serious issues with using Windows 8.1

Jun 06, 2014 08:57 BST Aspire You probably can’t have helped but notice that Microsoft released their latest operating system, Windows 8.1, towards the end of last year. Most of the talk has been about the new look, and that alone has divided opinion in the Aspire office. But we’ve also started to find a few glitches that could have very serious consequences for Assistive Technology users.

Le Mans Celebration Dinner raises over £25,000 for Aspire and Hope for Tomorrow

Jun 03, 2014 16:10 BST Aspire Last Thursday 29th May saw the inaugural Le Mans Celebration event in the City of London. Charities Aspire and Hope for Tomorrow joined forces to raise much needed funds to help those with spinal cord injuries and to fund mobile chemotherapy units.

May 19, 2014 23:49 BST Aspire Aspire, a national charity that provides practical help to people who have been paralysed by Spinal Cord Injury, welcomes the news that Wellcome Trust-funded researchers at Newcastle University have been able "to restore the ability to grasp with a paralysed hand using spinal cord stimulation."

The Zero Alpha Foundation to support Team Lee Forces United

Apr 12, 2014 19:50 BST The Zero Alpha Foundation After a meeting with the founders of new charity Team Lee Forces United, The Zero Alpha Foundation are now assisting them to help in the work they're doing. It's a new charity set up by Ms Lyn Rigby, mother of the late Fusilier Lee Rigby and they're undertaking many fundraising initiatives focused around football, to help raise money to provide assistance to other bereaved families.