News

Scottish GPs to begin prescribing rambling and birdwatching

  • October 5, 2018
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Interesting Article in the Guardian here.

A Member a Month – October

  • October 1, 2018
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Continuing our Member A Month Series, here is Ten Minutes with Gordon Stronach of GS Outdoor Services. Q What three words would your best friend use to describe you? A ebullient, empathic and authentic. Q What’s on your iPod/playing in your car these…

If It Matters To Us It Matters to the Care and Wellbeing Co-operative

  • September 28, 2018
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A Family’s Journey with Alzheimer’s As a family we found it very challenging when our dad was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s some years ago. Some of us live long distances from our parents who live in rural Perthshire. This was uncharted waters for…

Plants and wellbeing

  • September 28, 2018
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By Gordon Stronach of GS Outdoor Services.   Plants have been  both utilised and used in a wide assortment is situations for centuries, for the benefit of humanity. It is important to stress the distinction between used and utilised, since this has…

New Health & Social Care Standards – inspections

  • September 24, 2018
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The Care Inspectorate has produced a new leaflet about how inspections will be carried out using the new Health and Social Care Standards. You can access it here

Foraging, Feasts & Folk Tales!

  • September 6, 2018
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Join the WildWomen in the Camserney Biodynamic Garden to forage for ingredients for herbal home remedies demonstration, baking a Bannock feast and seasonal juices and teas. Learn how a biodynamic garden works and enjoy some folk tales in a wonderful natural setting.…

A Member a Month – August

  • August 27, 2018
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Continuing our Member A Month Series, here is Ten Minutes with Aileen Stackhouse, an artist and sculptor.   Q What three words would your best friend use to describe you? A Artistic, loving, caring   Q What’s on your iPod/playing in your car…

Latest Community Market update…

  • August 27, 2018
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While July was a bit of a weather washout at the Blairgowrie Community Market, August 25 dawned fair and comfortably breezy. A good spot too, so lots of passing interest. Just Leila and Angela held the fort, and were happy to do…

News from our community herbalist

  • August 15, 2018
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Leila Mayne, our herbalist, now has a massage room at the Log Cabin Hotel in Kirkmichael. She is also offering Guided Herbal Walks from the hotel. Aromatherapy Massage First consultation £50 – 1 ½ hour to allow for case-history Follow up £40…

Keeping Physically Active

  • August 13, 2018
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The Centre for Ageing Better has published a useful article on keeping physically active in later life. You can access it here.