Charity News

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…

New Defibrillator for Waverley Gate

September 22, 2015

The Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation has today funded training and a brand new defibrillator for the Waverley Gate building on Princes Street. The new defibrillator will be installed inside Waverley Gate, which accommodates hundreds of employees of several well known companies including the NHS Lothian Head Office, as well…