News Archive, March, 2021

Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation celebrates the opening of the new Royal Hospital for Children and Young People

March 23, 2021

Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation, the official charity of NHS Lothian, was delighted to welcome the remaining children’s services staff to their new home at Little France today. With many staff saying a final fond farewell to the Royal Hospital for Sick Children at Sciennes, the charity wanted to mark…

Blog: One Year Since Lockdown: Reflecting on the Past Year and Looking to the Future

March 23, 2021

With this week marking a year since the country officially went into lockdown, Jane Ferguson, Director of Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation, reflects on the past year and how the charity will be supporting NHS Lothian in the aftermath of COVID-19. ************************************************************************ March 23rd marks a year since we officially…

Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation Launches Connecting Communities Fund in Partnership with SCVO

March 12, 2021

Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation is delighted to announce the launch of the Connecting Communities Fund in partnership with the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations. Connecting Communities is a small grants funding opportunity to tackle digital and health inequalities, and will be managed by SCVO as part of its ongoing…

New Youth Navigator Service Launches in Lothian

March 5, 2021

Medics against Violence, a charity founded and led by senior clinicians, is partnering with NHS Lothian and Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation to deliver Youth Navigator, a Youth work based community outreach service which will be based in the Acute Receiving Unit at the Royal Hospital for Children and Young…