Charity News

Can you inherit breast cancer?

September 19, 2014

One of the UK’s leading experts on familiar breast cancer Professor Gareth Evans will be giving the annual Breast Cancer Institute public lecture on Wednesday 8th October. Professor Evans lecture will give an up to date picture of this exciting area of research and its practical application in medicine today….

Bethany Bugle magazine project

September 12, 2014

Bethany Christian Trust’s Bugle Magazine project is forging ahead in Leith, supporting homeless and vulnerable people to maintain a place in their local community with funding from Edinburgh & Lothians Health Foundation. Service users, many of whom have mental health issues, addictions or other dependencies are using writing, design, art…

Small Grants totalling £32,000 awarded to health improvement projects in Edinburgh and the Lothians

September 11, 2014

The Edinburgh and Lothian Health Foundation this week announced funding decisions totalling £32,000 for the August 2014 funding round of the 2014/15 Small Grants Programme to a range of NHS Lothian led projects. Projects awarded funding include the use of i-Pads to provide music therapy on continuing care wards in…