Scottish Public Service Awards

DFFF was shortlisted for a Scottish Public Service Award, in the community engagement category. Andrew and Jacky attended the awards ceremony in the Scottish Parliament. Unfortunately, we didn’t win, but it was great to be nominated, to make the final 3, getting to attend, meeting people and networking.

Fairness Commission Themes Chosen

Last week, the Fairness Commission chose the 3 themes that they want to invest in over the next 10 months and produce recommendations for how Dundee can be fairer in these areas There were 7 themes that have been consistently brought up over the past 6 months that they chose from: Treatment from Staff – the DWP and other organisations Childcare and the Cost of Family Activities Access to Appropriate Work Universal Credit Disability – informed by stories about ESA/PIP/DLA, assessment times and processes, and lack of understanding Food & Fuel Poverty Inappropriate Housing – informed by stories about fear of homelessness, fear of where you live, and private landloards) We asked Commissioners to

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