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CASH BOOST FOR INNOVATIVE CARE AND WELLBEING CO-OPERATIVE INITIATIVE

  • December 5, 2018
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A project to identify and support lonely and isolated individuals living in rural communities in Highland Perthshire has been awarded £10,500 from the SSE Griffin and Calliachar Windfarm fund. The funding, which was announced last week by SSE, will allow the Care…

poetry/short stories/novels/memoirs/blockbusters

  • November 20, 2018
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Like to write? Wondering if the written word can help you move forward in life? Always wanted to write but don’t know how or where to start? Here’s how… DRAWING ON THE WRITER WITHIN (www.angelajeffs.co.uk) is a four-level unique programme of creative…

Coca-Cola 5by20 Exhibition and Trade Show

  • November 12, 2018
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Well done to Co-op member Aileen Stackhouse who will be attending her first ever Exhibition and Trade Show, The Coca-Cola 5by20 Exhibition and Trade Show in Dundee, with some of her beautiful little bronze sculptures! Further information about the event can be found here.

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…