Sonsie faces all round at Bield Burns’ Nicht

Tenants at a Port Glasgow retirement development are set to celebrate Burns’ Night in style with a fun filled day of dining, music and quizzes – all with a distinctly Scottish flavour.

Published 24 January 2018

Bield residents say ‘¡Adios a Dementia!’

Housing and care provider Bield has proved that it’s never too late to learn something new by running language lessons for its tenants in a bid to prevent the early onset of dementia.

Published 16 January 2018

Scottish Government urged to prevent Bield care home closures

Public sector union Unison is calling on the Scottish Government to stop the closure of 12 care homes run by Bield Housing and Care.

Published 15 January 2018

Bield day care centre celebrates biggest Christmas yet

A day care centre in East Dunbartonshire ensured that people living with dementia didn’t miss out on the Christmas festivities over December, as it hosted its biggest dinner party to date.

Published 12 January 2018

Seniors and students think inside the box at Bield

Senior citizens in North Lanarkshire have been involved with a local college for this year’s ‘Operation Christmas Child’ - a shoebox appeal created by the Samaritan’s Purse to help disaster-stricken children around the world celebrate Christmas.

Published 11 January 2018

Bield ensures it wasn’t lonely this Christmas for tenants

Housing and care provider Bield made sure that no-one was left feeling lonely this Christmas with a number of events throughout its developments.

Published 3 January 2018

96-year-old Bield tenant pens first novel

A 96-year-old Glaswegian has just published his first novel – which centres on a fight between South American drug barons.

Published 22 December 2017

It’s not just sleigh bells that sing at Bield retirement home

Over-60s in Midlothian have been getting in full swing of this season’s celebrations as they’ve been belting out their favourite carols in a community concert after months of rehearsals.

Published 22 December 2017

Budget needs to address Scotland’s £1 billion social care gap, charity warns

Extra funding of a billion pounds over the next three years is needed to address the gap of funding that exists in social care in Scotland today, MSPs heard this week.

Published 14 December 2017

Bield veteran attends remembrance ceremony

An 86-year-old from Glasgow, who is a tenant at Bield’s Loch Laidon Court development, recently remembered his fellow veterans on Remembrance Sunday in George Square.

Published 1 December 2017

Bench donation in Bonnyrigg has Bield tenants sitting pretty

Tenants at a retirement housing development are to enjoy their garden space even more thanks to the donation of a wooden park bench from a local businessman.

Published 17 November 2017

Bield to withdraw from care home provision to consolidate housing and support services

Bield Housing & Care has outlined some details from its new Business Strategy that will secure its long-term future and ensure it can continue to provide high quality housing and associated services for older people in Scotland.

Published 11 October 2017

Long serving staff members commended for service

Dedicated staff members have been honoured at Bield’s 2017 AGM for their service to the leading housing and care provider for Scotland’s older population.

Published 6 October 2017

Bield appoints new Board members

Housing and care provider Bield has announced changes to its Board members following its latest Annual General Meeting (AGM).

Published 3 October 2017

Another Bield staff member commended for long service

Dedicated staff members have been honoured at Bield’s 2017 AGM for their service to the housing and care provider for Scotland’s older population.

Published 2 October 2017