News

Tell Us Your News   Here  

21 Mar 2014

Charity marks Down's Syndrome day

(Source: Third Force News)

Down's Syndrome Scotland has held an information session for MSPs to highlight Down’s Syndrome Awareness Week which runs from 17 to 23 March. READ MORE

Health and Care

19 Mar 2014

CamGlen Radio recruiting now

The team at CamGlen Radio, part of Healthy n Happy Community Development Trust, are in the final four months in the lead up to the launch their full time local FM service and they wan READ MORE

Volunteering

19 Mar 2014

Scottish Parliament event salutes award-winning local charities

Scotland’s Health Secretary, Alex Neil, was  joined on Wednesday evening by fellow MSPs and eleven health charities based in Scotland, to discuss how not-for-profit organisations can help address so READ MORE

Health and Care

19 Mar 2014

Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2014

(Source: NHS Lanarkshire)

NHS Lanarkshire’s specialist eating disorder service used Eating Disorder Awareness Week to display a collection of artwork and poetry and promote a range self help materials in the Buchanan Centre in Coatbridge. READ MORE

Health and Care

18 Mar 2014

Reduce unemployment by helping jobless volunteer

(Source: Third Force News)

Scotland’s national centre for volunteering has backed a report that claims helping jobless people volunteer in their communities can reduce unemployment. READ MORE

Volunteering

18 Mar 2014

Care concerns for terminally ill Scots

(Source: Third Force News)

Terminally ill people in Scotland are not getting access to the right care when they need it, according to cancer care charity Marie Curie. READ MORE

Health and Care

18 Mar 2014

Scotland's schools are becoming healthier

(Source: Third Force News)

This week new guidance on how to improve children’s meals in Scotland’s schools was published. READ MORE

Health and Care, Youth

12 Mar 2014

NHS Lanarkshire Stress Control Classes

NHS Lanarkshire are running free stress control classes across the region, aiming to help develop skills and techniques to cope with stress, anxiety or low confidence. READ MORE

Health and Care

10 Mar 2014

Warning About the Dangers of Drugs

(Source: NHS Lanarkshire)

Police Scotland and NHS Lanarkshire are issuing a warning about the dangers of drugs after two people took ill following a house party in Coatbridge on Saturday 8 March 2014. READ MORE

Health and Care, Youth

10 Mar 2014

Child Poverty Strategy

(Source: Scottish Government)

Scottish charities are getting £2.5m government funding in a bid to ensure welfare reforms don't lead to increases in child poverty. READ MORE

Funding, Youth

Pages