Good Health

Organisation : MECOPP
Grant Amount : £ 60,000

The project will develop and deliver a range of targeted interventions to improve the physical and mental wellbeing of particular sections of the BME population known to be at risk due to life circumstances. These include: informal carers; older people; individuals with limiting longterm conditions and/or disabilities; restaurant workers and mothers with young children. The project will work in partnership with established community organisations to provide an Edinburgh and Lothian wide service offering activities such as physical exercise programmes, smoking cessation groups, educational activities on healthy eating and stress management courses.