Specialised care provision in the Falkirk Council area has been enhanced after a deal was brokered between two care providers. Bield closed its Woodlands care home in Bo’ness in March this year but has since been working tirelessly to find a buyer to take over the site.
Bo’ness tenants were treated to a real festive cracker this year as they celebrated at their annual Christmas party. Tenants at Bield’s Dean Court Retirement Housing development took part in a day of festivities, donning party hats and indulging in a lavish three-course meal
Tenants from a Stenhousemuir retirement housing development have been keeping fit and active thanks to pupils from a local high school. Pupils from nearby Larbert High School have been visiting Bield’s Robertson Court to hold sessions with tenants in an intergenerational initiative aimed at br
A 69-year-old Midlothian woman who has knitted every day for the last 30 years has created a variety of Christmas teddies ahead of the festive season. Irene Bishop, who lives at Bield’s Whitehill Lodge in Dalkeith, has completed over 15 intricately designed knits, including penguins, logs, snowmen
Tenants from an Edinburgh retirement housing development have been taken back in time with a play showcasing 1950s Leith. Joined by pupils from Abbeyhill Primary School, tenants from Bield’s Gordon Court were treated to a first glimpse of the production of ‘Moonshine on Leith’ – inspired by
Mary Norris A West Lothian woman is citing military graft and never having to worry about a man as the main ingredients for reaching the magic century mark.
A 75-year-old West Lothian man is showing no signs of slowing down in retirement after leaping from great heights in aid of charity. John Thompson, an ex-military piper and formerly of the 1st Royal Highland Fusiliers, took on the ‘Ultimate Abseil’ off the Forth Rail Bridge, raising more than £
Restondene retirement home in Livingston Retirement housing developments around Scotland have been benefitting from more than £5 million investments made by Bield Housing & Care over the last 12 months.
Older members of the Dunfermline community have been brushing up on their nursery rhymes by joining in with weekly Bookbug sessions. Tenants at Bield’s Gillie Court have been taking part in the popular rhyming and singing group, which is aimed at developing children’s speech and language skills
Susan Napier People can look forward to benefitting from high quality housing and care services provided by Bield for long into the future, according to its chair.
A software solutions companies is lending a hand by offering Glasgow pensioners the chance to improve their IT skills. Bield tenants at Eamont Lodge Court in Dowanhill, Armadale Court in Greenock and Elderslie Court in the city centre are logging on and linking up with the help of employees from Que
Memory book contributor Alex Wilson (left) with his friends in West Bowling Green Road in the 50sPhotograph courtesy of Alex Wilson Over 60s at a Bield retirement housing development have taken a step back into the past and shared their memories from the 1950s for a locally produced memory book.
Jeannie Gallacher and Carol Parker Two Fife women have been honoured for their combined 40 years of service with Bield Housing & Care at this year’s annual general meeting.
Marie Conway A Glasgow woman has been commended for her 15 years of service with Bield at this year’s annual general meeting.
Hillcrest Housing Association and Bield Housing & Care celebrated Scottish Housing Day yesterday with a visit from Kevin Stewart MSP. The housing minister was welcomed to the old Eastern General site in Edinburgh which provides 231 affordable homes for the city. As well as a tour of the Hillcres