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Barrijon and Bob’s visit to the Riverside Museum

January 12, 2024

Barrijon was up early on Saturday morning, excitedly looking forward of our plans to go to the Riverside Museum.   After…

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Red cloak with a hand out to the side holding a small lantern, heading into snowy woods.

It is all about belief 

May 26, 2023

In memory of RS – a teacher of faith  She was a complex individual; there were many layers to her. …

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Leading The Change: Living life to a different beat

May 5, 2023

Ninian spent a lot of time in hospital. Not the type of hospital that heals you; the kind that people lived in for years and years, a long stay institution.

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Alec’s Story – How we can all listen and learn

May 2, 2023

Alec had been supported to move out of Merchiston Hospital into a group home. He tried to get out of the house and went through an upstairs window. It was the only route available to him, the doors were locked. He hurt himself, he was deemed too risky, he was returned to hospital.

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Scottish Learning Disability Week 2023

March 24, 2023

This year’s week takes place from Monday 1st – Sunday 7th May 2023.

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Scottish Learning Disability Week celebrates the rich contribution that people with learning disabilities make to society. 

This year’s theme is ‘Lead to Change’.

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Kieran #VolunteersWeekScot

June 22, 2021

Kieran and Ross talk volunteering, life saving and future goals ⚽💡 Please click below to watch or listen.

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A Life Lived

May 14, 2021

I tell this story, as Gregor is unable to at present. He has told his story before and in the…

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The evolution of Friendly Faces

May 14, 2021

There is a famous phrase, ‘if you build it, they will come’, which sounds good, but dates-n-mates Directors quickly realised…

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Register to vote on May 6th

April 16, 2021

I have worked in support and care for almost ten years and assisted a number of individuals I have supported…

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Annual Report 2019 / 2020

October 28, 2020

We’re very excited to now share with you our Annual Report for 2019/2020 titled ‘Our Best Days’ It is bursting…

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