Charity News

LEAP Family Programme: independent evaluation

February 10, 2014

The findings of an independent evaluation of the innovative LEAP Family Programme, funded by the Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation, were presented at an event hosted by the Lothians & Edinburgh Abstinence Programme at Woodlands House (AAH) on 23 January 2014. An audience of 84 people drawn from Scottish Government,…

Health Foundation 2013 Public Meeting

November 29, 2013

On 27th November 2013, more than 70 people attended the Health Foundation’s second public meeting at their Headquarters at Waverley Gate. Guests received a brief overview of the Foundation’s last year, and heard from Dr Nick Cruden about his exciting cardiology research study, funded by a Foundation grant. In addition,…

Breast Cancer Institute 2013 Lecture: Managing the Menopause

November 29, 2013

It’s a hot topic for discussion, and there was a large audience who came to hear about the most up to date treatments and drug use to help ease debilitating menopausal symptoms. The annual Breast Cancer Institute 2013 Lecture was given by Dr Ailsa Gebbie, Director and Lead Clinician of…