Charity News

Do you have a project idea which would have direct patient beneft but need some funding ?

February 10, 2014

Do you have a project idea which would have direct patient beneft but need some funding ?   Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation could help to put your ideas into action and provide funding through our Small Grants Progamme which is available to all NHS Lothian staff.   With funding up…

Changing Workloads and the Volunteering Hub at the Royal Edinburgh Hospital

February 10, 2014

Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation provided £90,228 in April 2013 to the Volunteer Centre Edinburgh (VCE) to develop the Volunteer Hub & Activity Buddies at the Royal Edinburgh Hospital. Funding provided enabled the organisation to manage the public volunteers in the hospital, they inherited 35 active volunteers by December 13 had recruited…

LEAP Family Programme: independent evaluation

February 10, 2014

The findings of an independent evaluation of the innovative LEAP Family Programme, funded by the Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation, were presented at an event hosted by the Lothians & Edinburgh Abstinence Programme at Woodlands House (AAH) on 23 January 2014. An audience of 84 people drawn from Scottish Government,…