A musical project run by Loretto Care is breaking down the generation gap in Knightswood. The Intergenerational Ensemble saw young and older people team up to write new music with the help of professional musicians.
GHA tenants in the south of Glasgow got a preview of new facilities to help older people live more independently. New amenities at a high-rise block at 415 Nitshill Road include a garden room, a new lounge and kitchen, fitness and wellbeing suite, a visitor room and a new concierge station.
(back, left to right) Volunteers Jackie Gilliland, Graham McLennan, Victoria McLennan, Campbell Moore, Sue Johnson, Alyx Mitchell, Karen Pettigrew, Kate Keltie, Conor Anderson, Alistair McCue, Joe Hayes, Aaron Hayes, Martin Glackin. (front, left to right) Max McLennan, Matthew Benians, Sam Benians A
The First Minister was joined by Glasgow Housing Association chair Gordon Sloan (left) and Loretto Care chair James Muir (right) First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has officially opened an innovative new learning centre designed to support people receiving care and support.
The team from Cube HA accepts its Recognised for Excellence 3 Star award from EFQM Senior Manager, Gianluca Mulè (far left) and presenter, Cat Cubie (centre) Three of Wheatley Group’s partner organisations are celebrating success following Quality Scotland’s 25th Anniversary Awards.
Pupil Craig Lennon in the Home Economics department School pupils in Falkirk blew the starting whistle on a project to help young people get fitter and healthier in the run-up to this summer’s Rio Olympics.
Loretto Care staff nurse and dementia ambassador Bridget Martin with some of the Japanese delegation at Loretto Care’s Fullarton service A team of Japanese health experts have visited Loretto Care to learn about support for people with dementia.
A service which helps vulnerable homeless people maintain tenancies and lead independent lives has been awarded the highest grades by inspectors. Loretto Care services at the Young Persons Intensive Outreach and the Carlisle Road Outreach Housing Support services in Hamilton received a six-star exce
(from left) Wheatley Group’s David Fletcher, resident David Allan, deputy manager Sharon Taylor, resident Paul McManus and Mackenzie’s Robbie MacLean in the new garden Residents at a Loretto Care facility in Grangemouth are enjoying their new sensory garden.
clockwise from left: Siobhan Fairhurst with Labrador cross Marley, Jane Cook with Pug Freddy, Bridget Martin with her Sprollie Maximus and Marshall McDowall with his Hungarian Vizslas AnneCa and Willow It’s not every day you get to take your pet to work – particularly if it’s a Royal Python.