Due to Gordon Stronach’s sudden (and apologetic) unavailability, new co-op member Palma Mule (pictured above) has stepped into the breach, and will now facilitate the workshop together with Leila Mayne and Angela Jeffs. Palma is a wellbeing practitioner and movement psychotherapist with 25 years experience of therapeutic work within the voluntary and statutory sector. Originally from … Continue reading Three Keys to Awareness workshop, March 19
We are pleased to announce that Perth and Kinross Council have awarded The Care and Wellbeing Co-operative funding to pilot ‘social prescription’ work with GPs and Health Professionals at Aberfeldy Health Centre. Co-op members will offer 10 patients referred by GPs their services in a bid to promote their wellbeing.The patients will not require medical … Continue reading Successful Befriending Bid with Aberfeldy Health Centre
Our first workshop, under the umbrella title THREE KEYS TO AWARENESS, will be a day-long event (10am-4pm) designed to share our love of the countryside and its valuable plant and wild life which contribute so greatly to our health and wellbeing. The workshop offers the opportunity to learn about the medicinal plants growing around us, walk mindfully in nature, and explore such experiences … Continue reading Three Keys to Awareness workshops
We will be listing organizations, online publications and other sources of useful information. We know from experience how difficult finding good information can be in. There is so much available and it’s hard to know which are the best and most relevant to your needs. So we will sort and sift and list only the … Continue reading Also coming soon: an information and services page
The Care and Wellbeing Co-operative with help from the Research Station has put together a questionnaire to find out what your care and wellbeing needs are in Highland Perthshire. We hope to then recruit new members to the Co-op to deliver the services you have told us you need. To participate in the questionnaire, visit … Continue reading Coming soon – our questionnaire about your caring needs
October 5 was a big day for us, making our first public appearance as the Perthshire Care and Wellbeing Co-op at the Perth and Kinross Wellbeing Festival at Dewar House in Perth. Eight of our founder members were on hand to answer questions, and Fiona absent only because she was busy in her capacity as … Continue reading Our big day
We are delighted to announce that the Care & Wellbeing Co-op will be at the Wellbeing Fair in Perth between the 5th and 9th October 2015. The week-long event offers the chance to meet some of our members and sample some of their therapies and treatments.