Celebrate World Youth Skills Day!

This World Youth Skills Day we celebrated all the amazing achievements of our young members and the incredible skills they’ve developed on their guiding journey. Advocate Bethan shares why she… Read more »

Celebrate National Picnic Month!

What better way to celebrate National Picnic Month this July then by organising a fun-filled day out with friends and family complete with delicious snacks? Check out these top tips… Read more »

Keep the Girlguiding excitement going over summer!

Whether your unit has wrapped things up for the summer or you’re getting ready for your end of term celebrations, here are some top tips to keep parents and your… Read more »

Were you at PROCESSIONS 2018 in Edinburgh?

We had an amazing time at the PROCESSION 2018 parade in Edinburgh celebrating 100 years since the first women gained the right to vote.  Check out these highlights from the… Read more »

Volunteers’ Week: Girlguiding is for all

As Volunteers’ Week wraps up for another year the final blog in our #VolunteersWeekScot series is from Sonya. Sonya, an author and unit helper with Cerebral Palsy shares how she’s… Read more »

Volunteers’ Week: Encouraging girls to speak up

According to Girlguiding’s Girls’ Attitudes Survey 69% of girls aged 7-21 feel like they’re not good enough.  Peer educators across Scotland are working hard to change this. Peer education is… Read more »

Volunteers’ Week: Starting a new unit from scratch

Carrying on our Volunteers’ Week celebrations check out Adele’s inspiring story of bringing guiding to even more girls. Through hard work and determination, Adele and her team were able to… Read more »

Volunteers’ Week: Can you teach Rainbows about equality? Absolutely!

Next up in our Volunteers’ Week blog series is Hannah, 22, an assistant leader from Edinburgh. When Hannah isn’t busy studying to become a doctor and volunteering she’s part of… Read more »

Volunteers’ Week: Tackling Tartan Touch

This Volunteers’ Week we’re celebrating all of our amazing volunteers who gave over 1,552,000 hours of their time to help encourage girls across Scotland to reach their full potential. Check… Read more »

Let’s tackle stress together this Mental Health Awareness Week!

It’s Mental Health Awareness Week and the theme this year is stress. The Girlguiding’s Girls’ Attitudes Survey shows that 74% of girls aged 11-16 often feel stressed out about school,… Read more »