Charity News

Branching Out Project, delivered by Edinburgh & Lothians Greenspace Trust

April 25, 2014

Branching Out is a programme of ‘greenspace on referral’ pioneered by the Forestry Commission Scotland, working with adults with mental health issues by using interaction with woodlands to improve mental health and wellbeing. Originally developed by NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde and following a pilot programme in the West of…

Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation is proud to announce its support the inaugural Pride of Edinburgh Awards 2014

April 1, 2014

The Pride of Edinburgh awards aim to honour the talented and the brave, the compassionate and the determined: the real unsung heroes who make Edinburgh one of the greatest cities on the planet.  Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation is supporting the category of Carer of the Year. We will be…

Nina Barough CBE, on the opening of the Mammography Unit, Western General Hospital

March 31, 2014

The Founder and Chief Executive of Walk the Walk, Nina Barough recently opened the newly refurbished Mammography Unit at the Western General Hospital. Thanks to the £1.4m raised at the 2013 Moonwalk, patients are now experiencing an enhanced and extended, state-of-the-art unit. A long-time supporter and friend of the Breast…