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Giving something back

Giving something back

Posted in ScotsCare news on 19/11/18
Kim appreciates ScotsCare’s work, particularly that we provide companionship and support, something Kim can empathise with, having benefitted from the charity herself for many years. Read more.

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Befriending: Doug and Billy's story

Befriending: Doug and Billy's story

Posted in ScotsCare news on 01/11/18
Doug (right) and Billy were matched through ScotsCare’s Blether Buddy Befriending Service back in April 2018 and have since met weekly for a wee blether at Billy’s home or for an outing in his local community.  Doug tells us: Read more.

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New homes for older people in Lewisham

New homes for older people in Lewisham

Posted in ScotsCare news on 12/10/18
ScotsCare is delighted to announce that we have gained planning permission to build an additional 12 flats at our Rothesay Court housing development in Lewisham. Read more.

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Tell us about your ScotsCare experience

Tell us about your ScotsCare experience

Posted in ScotsCare news on 12/10/18
ScotsCare is putting together a promotional video, working closely with Clare Beavis and Una Hill from Pearl Films (http://www.pearlfilms.co.uk/). We want to interview people who have received help from us to inspire others who need it to seek assistance. Read more.

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Linda's story  - Pursuit of happiness

Linda's story - Pursuit of happiness

Posted in ScotsCare news on 12/10/18
Linda knows about hard work, having spent 10 years as a support worker looking after elderly people with disabilities. Every setback only served to increase her determination to work in mental health and to help others that can’t help themselves Read more.

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ScotsCare in the ‘hood

ScotsCare in the ‘hood

Posted in ScotsCare news on 12/10/18
ScotsCare has been busy in the community this summer, with stalls at events such as the Manor Gardens Health and Wellbeing Festival in June, Pride in London and the Lambeth Country Show in July and most recently, a return to the Angel Canal Festival in September. Read more.