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Ending homelessness by focusing on ‘what works’

Crisis and Glasgow Homelessness Network (GHN) have announced their intention to create a new dedicated body to improve the lives of people affected by homelessness by instigating a shift in

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ESS February update

In this issue we discuss launch of new publication: Evidence from Elsewhere, upcoming workshops and help complete the picture of third sector volunteering in health. View the update here.

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ESS Winter Newsletter 2017

In this issue:Tell us w hat you think about usUpcoming w orkshopsThreading the NeedleEvaluating PreventionNew resources on our w ebsite New publications from Scottish Third Sector Research Forum Goodbye Tom! View

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Blog: Bringing the human touch to measuring impact

Recently Áine Lovedale, Policy and Learning Adviser at Big Lottery Fund joined us for a ‘mini-secondment’. Whilst Aine was with us she looked at how, as a team, we go

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Blog: Installing a new database – ESS’s experience

Lydia Morrow, ESS’s Administration and Finance Manager, tells the story of ESS’s relationship with our new database including the ups and downs! “It is easy to be seduced by technology

ESS practices what it preaches!

Jane Marryat, ESS Research and Communications Officer gives an insight into ESS’s own self-evaluation process