Friday, 24 November 2017

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Kind donation to help bereaved parents

Published on 06 Jul 2017

Above: Pictured with SIMBA equipment being provided for NHS Western Isles for Barra community: Veronica Gordon, Midwife, and Paul Daly, member of Western Isles Maternity Services Liaison Committee.     During a visit from SiMBA for a Bereavement Care and…

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Technology Open Day to help islanders live more independently: Find out how telecare can help in your home

Published on 06 Jul 2017

  An Assistive Technology Centre Open Day is being held on Friday 28th July from 1pm-4pm to promote the latest technologies to help local residents live more independently - with the added opportunity for those attending to take technologies away…

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Health Promotion Big Fit Walk: How a wee walk can go a big way to improving

Published on 06 Jul 2017

The Big Fit Walk is a national campaign run by Scottish charity Paths for All, with the simple aim of encouraging people to walk more and experience the physical, mental and social benefits of a short walk.  NHS Western Isles’…

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Amazing 43 stones shifted! 'It takes 3 to shift a stone' competition success

Published on 27 Jun 2017

Above: The leading team 'Mission Slimpossible' The 'It takes 3 to shift a stone (3 mates, 3 months, 3 million steps)' weight loss competition was launched in February 2017. Teams of three people have been encouraged to aim for a…

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Incredible results for ‘Walk 500 Miles Step Count Challenge’

Published on 27 Jun 2017

  Pictured: The first 3 participants in Lewis and Harris to complete the ‘Walk 500 Miles Step Count Challenge’ were Murdo Maciver (2nd), Jane Bain (1st) and Sarah Marnoch (3rd)  Benefits of walking in Outer Hebrides this summer Walking is the…

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