Charity News

2016/17 Grants Programme

September 30, 2015

Our 2016/17 General Grants Programme is now open for applications, designed to create “healthier, longer lives for the people of Scotland.” Trustees are inviting proposals for projects which will improve the health of local people and particularly encourage applications for projects that demonstrate partnership working. Applications should be submitted by…

New Defibrillator for Waverley Gate

September 22, 2015

The Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation has today funded training and a brand new defibrillator for the Waverley Gate building on Princes Street. The new defibrillator will be installed inside Waverley Gate, which accommodates hundreds of employees of several well known companies including the NHS Lothian Head Office, as well…

Local Hero Awards

July 8, 2015

Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation sponsored the Health Champion Award at the 2015 Edinburgh Evening News Local Hero Awards  held on Friday 5th June. Winners included Professor Mike Dixon, Consultant Breast Surgeon at the Western General Hospital, for the Health Champion category and and the SafeZone Edinburgh service won the…