By Annette Allan, Community Care Worker, ELHSCP Neighbourhood Network members have been informed that Neighbourhood Networks can now offer Social Distance local walks on a one to one basis. We have, since Phase 2, encouraged East Lothian members who can utilise the two meter social distance spacing without observation to meet up for a social … Continue reading Great support from Neighbourhood Networks
From Morag Cockburn, Senior Partnerships Officer, Home Energy Scotland Hello, We recognise that householders may be struggling with their fuel bills at this time, perhaps staying at home more than usual or experiencing reduced incomes – we can help. Our free, impartial energy advice service from Scottish Government is open, with our telephone advisors working … Continue reading Crisis funding for people with prepayment meters who are struggling with rising energy costs
From Loreen Pardoe, Support from the Start Generations Working Together is the nationally recognised centre of excellence supporting the development and integration of intergenerational work across Scotland. They have produced a new guide to connecting generations online safely. Some background As the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on towns and cities across the UK intensified, … Continue reading Connecting generations online. Safely.
Staff at East Lothian Community Hospital now have access to an attractive and comfortable outdoor space thanks to charitable funds received from Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation. Before the new benches and parasols were installed, staff would either stand during breaks or sit on the ground if they wanted to grab some fresh air. Now, … Continue reading Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation supports outdoor wellbeing space for staff at East Lothian Community Hospital
Laura Scott our Activities Co-ordinator at the Abbey has sent us this YouTube link from North Berwick Beavers. The film was made by Beavers leader Laura Hill. Laura says: ‘Beavers will now be sending us Origami Fish and we are creating an Under The Sea mural which these will be added to, with photos as … Continue reading Beavering away for the Abbey
From Ian Donald Welcome to the latest North Berwick Day Centre newsletter. Can I draw your attention to page 3 where there is a picture and short story of a young girl who is helping out at the centre with baking for members instead of helping abroad during her gap year which was cancelled due … Continue reading North Berwick Day Centre Newsletter No. 4