Scottish Gambling Support

Did you know in 2020 gambling addiction in the UK alone has cost players to lose £1.2 Billion and nearly 1 in 100 people have serious gambling problems. Gambling can destroy families and lives, but there are services that can help you turn a life around and help someone. YOU can be that person thatContinue reading “Scottish Gambling Support”

12 Days of Giving launches for 2021

Nominations are invited for any UK registered charity for the chance to win £1,000. There will be 10 winners drawn at random each weekday from 6 – 21 December 2021. Follow the link for more information and the chance to win.

HUG Wick & Thurso Café

A reminder that HUG will be in Caithness to talk to you about mental health, the Winter is one of the hardest times of the year for most people and HUG is here to help with a free event. See the full post on our website. Wick -2.00 to 3.30 Thurso 10.30 – 12.00https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/hug-thurso-and-northwest-caithness-cafe-conversation-tickets-193642338447

HUG’s Café Meet Up

This next week we are in Caithness to talk with you about mental health and hear from you about the issues that some people face on a daily basis. We will be in Thurso on the morning of Tuesday 2nd November and Wick in the afternoon The links to Eventbrite are here but if youContinue reading “HUG’s Café Meet Up”

Nominate a young volunteer for a Saltire Award

If you know a young person who goes “above & Beyond” to help others or your organisation, then consider nominating them for a Saltire Summit Award. Application forms can be found online http://www.saltireawards.scot or contact Catherine volunteering@cvg.org.uk for more information or to request a form.

North Lands Creative Youth Advisory Group

Another great opportunity has come up for young people in the Caithness, it’s a brilliant opportunity for those who are in need of one! We are looking for 6 young people (Ages 16-25) to join our youth advisory group for our Ideas Fund project. The deadline is 25th of October. It is a paid opportunity andContinue reading “North Lands Creative Youth Advisory Group”

6th October Personality Disorder Network

A a final reminder that on the 6th of October the Personality Disorder Network are hosting a FREE way to network and learn more about personality disorders which are common and controversial psychiatric diagnoses. This is a great way get insight for those who are interested in or impacted by these diagnoses. This is aContinue reading “6th October Personality Disorder Network”

October 6th 10am Personality Disorder Network

A FREE way to network and learn more about personality disorders which are common and controversial psychiatric diagnoses. This is a great way get insight for those who are interested in or impacted by these diagnoses. This is a fantastic way to meet like minded people and network with like minded people.

Volunteer Opportunities with Young People

Wick Active School volunteering opportunities *** Wick Active Schools is looking to recruit new volunteers for the 2021-2022 term year and is excited to get started again. There are many opportunities within the East Caithness district which include 1 High School, 8 Primary Schools, evening and weekend clubs. All training will be provided which willContinue reading “Volunteer Opportunities with Young People”

Lyth Arts Reminisce

Give meaningful cloths more use and turn it into something new. The reminiscing bags/toolkits are now based in CVG, and now able to loan out to different groups. Lovely bit of fun that is very low cost, watch the video for more information and to get involved