FREE Expert Support: ACOSVO Strategic Partner Surgeries

Recruitment; HR; employment law; financial planning; health & safety concerns; property disputes... COVID-19 & lockdown have brought a range of issues to the surface for leaders and their organisations, many of which are becoming more apparent & pressing as the pandemic wears on. 


On 24 June 2020 between 1400-1500 ACOSVO members & Chairs Network Scotland affiliates can utilise exclusive FREE, confidential, 1-2-1 telephone surgeries with trusted sector experts. These surgeries give you direct access to expert support for a range of personal/ organisational issues facing you & your organisation. 

Meet our June Surgery Experts:


Lindsays Charities Group is an experienced and multi-disciplinary team which offers a full range of legal services to the charities and not-for-profit sector including: setting up a charity, constitutional reviews and re-organisations, governance, company law, charity trustee responsibilities, employment law and HR advisory matters, property and dispute resolution.

Contact: David Dunsire –


Consultancy & Recruitment

BTA “one-stop shop” approach provides expert consultancy advice, help to recruit great people and work with charities to get amazing results. As consultants, we offer a wide range of strategic services geared towards the needs of each organisation. As recruiters, we use our significant charity knowledge and expertise to help voluntary organisations find the best staff.

Contact:  Abeer Macintyre -


Financial Planning/Wealth Investment

CCLA for anyone who’s unsure what the economic and stock market damage caused by Covid-19 means for their charity’s investment portfolio, and how investors should be responding.

Contact: Heather Lamont -


Employment Law, HR, Governance, Data protection, Health & Safety

Navigator - Having recently delivered an Update on Furlough for ACOSVO members free of charge, Navigator (owned and headquartered in Scotland) is again delighted to offer further free support to ACOSVO members; a free consultation on any one of the following issues…

  • employment law
  • human resources
  • health & safety
  • data protection
  • governance

Contact: Clare Lynch, Client Liaison Executive, 0333 2400 308 -



Livingston James - Our purpose is to advise and support people and organisations to realise their potential, so that together we can impact lives and communities for the better. Through our dedicated voluntary sector practice, we offer support and guidance to organisations enabling them to attract and retain high calibre staff.

Contact: Douglas Adam, Director Public & Not for Profit,



How do I book?

To book a free 15-minute surgery, please fill in the booking form below and contact our experts directly using the emails provided above and quoting 'ACOSVO Surgery 24 Jun 20'  

ACOSVO SP Surgery Booking Form


What if I need more information?

If you would like further information on these surgeries, please contact ACOSVO Business Manager, Andy Dey on