Charity News

Bethany Bugle magazine project

September 12, 2014

Bethany Christian Trust’s Bugle Magazine project is forging ahead in Leith, supporting homeless and vulnerable people to maintain a place in their local community with funding from Edinburgh & Lothians Health Foundation. Service users, many of whom have mental health issues, addictions or other dependencies are using writing, design, art…

Small Grants totalling £32,000 awarded to health improvement projects in Edinburgh and the Lothians

September 11, 2014

The Edinburgh and Lothian Health Foundation this week announced funding decisions totalling £32,000 for the August 2014 funding round of the 2014/15 Small Grants Programme to a range of NHS Lothian led projects. Projects awarded funding include the use of i-Pads to provide music therapy on continuing care wards in…

Grants totalling £500,000 awarded to health improvement projects in Edinburgh and the Lothians

September 5, 2014

The Edinburgh and Lothian Health Foundation recently announced funding decisions for the 2014/15 Grants Programme totalling approximately £508,902 to a range of NHS Lothian and charity-led projects. Projects awarded funding include a purpose-built ambulance for transporting patients receiving palliative care, redesigning the Department of Spiritual Care’s counselling room in St…