News Archive, Novemeber, 2020

£90K match funding awarded to improve bike storage facilities at the Royal Infirmary

November 3, 2020

Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation has funded £90,000 of improvements to bike storage facilities at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh to support active travel for NHS Lothian staff as an alternative to using cars and public transport. This funding is in addition to the £90,000 that has been pledged to…

Nature being prescribed in Edinburgh to support health and wellbeing

November 2, 2020

GPs at five practices in Edinburgh have started prescribing nature as part of a new collaboration between RSPB Scotland and Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation. Over the next five months, GPs at five practices in Edinburgh will be able to prescribe nature to patients as part of their treatment, thanks…