Charity News

A dose of greenspace could be just what the doctor ordered

June 28, 2019

NHS Lothian, Edinburgh & Lothians Health Foundation and greenspace Scotland published Scotland’s first health board-led Green Health Strategy. Greenspace is often described as ‘our natural health service’, with a growing body of research evidence showing its positive benefits for physical and mental health and wellbeing. The Edinburgh and Lothians Greenspace…

The 2019 Lyda Henderson Memorial Lecture

March 29, 2019

The 2019 Lyda Henderson Memorial Lecture will take place on Tuesday 30th April @ 5:30pm in the Paderewski Lecture Theatre, 4th Floor Old Outpatients Building, Western General Hospital. Please see attached poster for the Event Programme. The lecture will be hosted by consultant breast surgeon Matthew Barber and consists of…

Do you have an idea that would make a difference to the patients/clients you support?

January 10, 2019

This is your chance to apply for the funding you need to make your idea a reality! We’ve provided funding for all sorts of ideas in the past, such as catering for group therapy, ward refurbishments and Tovertafel (sensory) tables. We’ve supplied funding to places such as East Lothian Self…