News and Events
Easter Office Opening Hours!
We hope all of our recipients and award managers have a lovely Easter. Just to let you know that the office will be closed on the following days over Easter: Friday 14th April 2017: Closed Monday 17th April 2017: Closed Normal office hours will resume on Tuesday 18th April 2017.
Strategic Plan Now Available in Easy Read!
We are delighted to announce that our Strategic Plan is now available in easy read. You can download and view the document here!
ILF Scotland wins inspiring, inaugural award at the annual Scottish Top Employers for Working Families Awards!
Yesterday, ILF Scotland was awarded the David Drysdale Memorial Award for best employer for all stages of fatherhood at the Scottish Top Employers for Working Families Awards in Glasgow. The David Drysdale Memorial award has been created by Fathers Network Scotland in memory of its late founder and CEO, who died in July 2016, aged … Continued
ILF Scotland wins highly renowned UK-wide Government Finance Award!
Last week, ILF Scotland won ‘Finance Team of the Year’ at the UK Government Finance and Internal Audit Awards 2017! The awards were part of the wider UK Government Finance and Internal Audit Event, which took place in Birmingham on the 21st February. Despite only being fully operational for just over 18 months, the organisation … Continued
Scottish Living Wage – Meetings with Providers
Following a number of enquiries we have received from providers asking us about our response to the Scottish Living Wage commitment, we would like the opportunity to meet with as many agencies as possible regarding this matter. We have organised a meeting in Perth, Edinburgh and Glasgow in order for us to discuss our plans with … Continued
Update on the New Fund
Following the Scottish Government’s commitment to provide a further £5 million a year to open ILF to new recipients, work is currently underway to develop the process for new applications to the Fund, together with the award criteria. The policy for the new scheme has been developed in co-production by the ILF Working Group (which … Continued
ILF Scotland Launches Strategic Plan!
ILF Scotland has now launched its Strategic Plan, which not only depicts the organisation’s vision, mission and principles, but also details ILF Scotland’s key strategic priorities between now and 2020. These are the following: To maximise the effectiveness of the Existing Fund. To create a new ILF scheme for new recipients. To share our knowledge to develop best practice … Continued
Christmas and New Year Office Opening Hours!
A Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all ILF recipients and award managers! Just to let you all know that over the Christmas and New Year period our office will be open during the following days and times: Friday 23rd December 2016: 9am – 2pm Monday 26th December 2016: Closed Tuesday 27th December 2016: Closed … Continued
Office Closed Thursday 8th December from 12pm!
This is just a quick message to all ILF recipients and award managers that our office will be closed on the afternoon of Thursday 8th December at 12pm. The office will re-open at 9.00am on Friday 9th December.
ILF Scotland wins prestigious ‘Community Engagement Award’ at the Scottish Public Services Awards 2016!
On Monday night, ILF Scotland won its first ever award, for its community engagement programme with stakeholders in developing the new ILF scheme, at the Scottish Public Services Awards, having only been in operation for nearly 18 months. Following the key announcement made by Nicola Sturgeon that the Scottish Government would commit an additional £5 million … Continued