Charity News

Breast Cancer Institute Annual Lecture 2015

November 2, 2015

How to help yourself avoid Cancer? Michael Mosley, well known for his TV appearances on matters medical gave this years’ Breast Cancer Institute annual public lecture on 21 October. Michael drew on his wide range of experience to address the question of How to help yourself avoid cancer. “There are…

Ellen’s Glen Art Group Mental Health Arts Festival

October 9, 2015

A Small Grant from The Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation has helped fund the Ellen’s Glen Arts Group.  Nine Patients from Thistle Ward will have their art work displayed at Summerhall during the Mental Health Arts Festival week. The art group, run by art teacher Karen Gabbitas, developed from having many…

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…