Mary and Jack A happily married couple have celebrated their golden anniversary after 50 loving years together after first meeting at their job driving forklifts.
Bield's Crosshill retirement housing development in Port Glasgow is looking for a social activity co-ordinator volunteer to help organise opportunities for social interaction within the development and the wider community. Michelle McKinnon, manager at Crosshill Gardens, said: “Social activity co-
One of the musically minded tenants Alex Sinclair Service users and their families at some of Bield’s care homes in Fife are set to join a pioneering project that uses music to improve the quality of life for those living with dementia.
Bield is looking for a volunteer to help older people enjoy happy and fulfilled lives at a retirement housing development in West Lothian. A Lunch Club Assistant is being sought to help organise opportunities for social interaction within the development and the wider community at Stewart Court in W
Kevin Rowe Housing and care services provider Bield has raised more than £160,000 over the past year thanks to the efforts of the tenants, carers, family, friends and staff.
(from left) Councillor Joan Griffiths; Councillor Cammy Day; Gerry O’Sullivan, chair of Bield; Councillor Stefan Tymkewycz and Brian Logan, chief executive of Bield One of Scotland’s largest housing and care providers for older people marked their continued commitment to invest in new affordable
Bield is looking for several volunteers to support tenants by increasing their community involvement and helping to reduce isolation. Mansewood Court Retirement Housing Development in Whitburn, West Lothian, is looking to recruit a befriender to get to know and socialise with tenants, helping to bro
Clare (left) with sister Jane Two sisters have made strides towards securing an even brighter future for Bield Flexicare users thanks to their fundraising efforts.
A retirement housing development in Haddington is looking for a volunteer to provide valuable computing support for its tenants. Bield’s The Butts development is looking for a volunteer who will be involved in the popular ‘Silver Surfer’ project which helps tenants get to grips with modern tec
A Bield in Bonnyrigg is looking for enthusiastic and friendly volunteer befrienders to help reduce isolation and increase the community involvement of their tenants. The housing and care provider said it recognises the important role that companionship can have on improving the lives of residents by
A Bield retirement housing development in North Lanarkshire has been lit up by an array of weekly and monthly events thanks to a dedicated group of tenants, including a husband and wife team, and a hard working volunteer. Ranging from day trips, computing, craft & exercise classes to an annual h
A Day Care centre in Falkirk has been able to continue to offer a vital Evening Support Service after receiving a fantastic boost in funding. The project has made a life changing impact on a number of tenants and their families as well as a many other older people in the Falkirk area. Based at Bield
Housing and care provider Bield has been awarded funding that will enable it to introduce and boost initiatives that directly improve the lives of older people across Scotland, particularly for those living with dementia. By successfully securing £75,000 from the Scottish Government’s People and
The 'Miner's Stone' was officially unveiled at Bield's Miners Terrace in Wallyford A stone commemorating a much loved institution in East Lothian has found a new home at a local retirement housing development.
Tenants at two Fife retirement housing developments were able to sing for their supper while giving thanks for the positive impact volunteers have had on their lives and homes. Bield’s Anderson Court, in Fife – just one of the developments thanking volunteers for their hard work – played host