Bield

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A footsore pair of fundraisers have marched almost 100 miles to raise hundreds of pounds to help older people living with dementia. Bield employee Kevin Rowe recruited his friend Natalie Ross to join him on his latest fundraising effort for Bield’s care services.

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Bield’s West Port Resource Centre in Linlithgow is seeking friendly and enthusiastic volunteers to assist with the running of a variety of daily social activities. Social activity programmes such as are hugely popular and have proven successful in encouraging tenants to get out and about and mingl

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Bield has launched an appeal to find friendly and enthusiastic volunteers for its Shiell Court retirement housing development in Dundee, to assist with a range of social activities such as bingo and quiz days. Implementing programmes of social activities have proven to be a huge success, as they all

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Bield is looking to get arty to help its tenants in East Lothian to become more creative. Southfield Court, a retirement housing development in Dunbar, is on the lookout for a local artist who would be keen to volunteer their special skills for a vibrant group of older people who want develop their

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Grendon Court when it first opened in 1985 Housing and care provider Bield has celebrated the 30th year of its Grendon Court development in Stirling.

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Bield has announced the appointment of Graeme Russell as its new interim director of housing services. Mr Russell was previously director of housing at Dunedin Canmore Housing Association where he worked for more than 30 years before stepping down in April.

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Residents at a Fife care home are looking pretty as a picture after being treated to a summer make over courtesy of a local beautician. Bield’s Gillie Court Care Home in Dunfermline held a relaxing pamper day for residents, giving them a variety of indulgent treatments to celebrate the opening of

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Bield is highlighting the important role that volunteers can play in assisting older people to enjoy happy and fulfilled lives. The housing and care provider has launched an appeal to find friendly and enthusiastic volunteers to help out with a range of social activities in two of its Glasgow develo

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More than £355 has been raised for women facing breast cancer by tenants and staff at a Bield retirement housing development in West Lothian. A successful Summer strawberry tea party at Mosside Court in Blackburn raised the cash to support UK charity Breast Cancer Care, smashing a £200 target than

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George McCallum Staff at a very sheltered housing development in Edinburgh have raised more than £1000 to provide an oxygen concentrator for a tenant to enable him to keep his freedom.

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Tenants at a retirement housing development in West Lothian have gone for gold at a popular local sporting event for care services, the CANalympics. The energetic team from Bield’s Ochilview Court, in Armadale, participated in the event, which is now in its fifth year and is run by the West Lothia

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A concerted push towards tenant engagement in day-to-day activity across developments run by a housing and care provider has yielded impressive early results. Findings taken throughout the year by Bield show that across its 140 developments, greater efforts to involve tenants has led to a cultural c

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Tenants and staff at Bield retirement housing developments in West Lothian and Selkirk have been celebrating the important role of volunteers by dedicating time completely to them. Mosside Court in Blackburn and Mungo Park Court in Selkirk held celebratory events to honour their volunteers and to re

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