Charity News

Edinburgh & Lothians Health Foundation launches 2015/16 Grants Programme in major bid to improve health

October 1, 2014

The Edinburgh & Lothians Health Foundation is launching its 2015/16 annual Grants Programme, with a grant fund designed to create “a healthier future for the people of Scotland.”  Following the huge success of last year’s Grants Programme during which we were able to fund 53 innovative projects through the Main…

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…