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First Mental Health Public Consultation meeting a week today in Barra

Published on 29 May 2013

The first meeting to give members of the public the opportunity to have their say about the future of Mental Health Services in the Western Isles will take place in one week. A consultation Meeting is due to take place…

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A summer of smiles as kids invited to get their teeth checked!

Published on 29 May 2013

With appointments specifically for kids being made available in Dental Clinics across the length of the Western Isles this summer, there will be opportunities for all youngsters to get their teeth checked and enjoy the annual fun of Childsmile. A…

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Increasing access to sport and physical activity for people with a disability

Published on 21 May 2013

A free Day of Inclusive Sport for people living with a disability in the Western Isles is set to be held on Saturday, June 1, in Stornoway. As part of the Western Isles Commonwealth Games and Olympic Legacy, NHS Western…

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Developing a rural approach to suicide prevention

Published on 20 May 2013

Different approaches to delivering suicide prevention may need to be adopted to suit rural areas of Scotland, a national expert in suicide prevention stated at the launch of the 'National Guide on Suicide Prevention in Rural Areas' this month. The…

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NHS Western Isles remains fully committed to introducing a birthing pool

Published on 20 May 2013

For information, below is the statement issued to the media in response to enquiries about a birthing pool: NHS Western Isles is fully committed to introducing a birthing pool in Stornoway as soon as possible as part of our service…

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