Friday, 17 November 2017

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News

Tommy’s Hebridean Tour - Dementia Carer Voices: You can make a difference

Published on 25 Apr 2017

In conjunction with NHS Western Isles, Tommy Whitelaw from the ALLIANCE Dementia Carers Voices will be hosting a series of events aimed at raising dementia awareness for people with dementia and their carers. Tommy, who lives in Glasgow, was a…

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Success for Barra with Chronic Pain Management Programme

Published on 25 Apr 2017

Barra’s first intensive two-day Chronic Pain Management Programme course has been hailed a success, with future courses now planned to be organised. The course, held on 29th and 30th March, by NHS Western Isles in conjunction with Pain Association Scotland,…

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Blue Badge Pilot Scheme - do you know someone who's eligible?

Published on 24 Apr 2017

Scotland’s blue badge scheme has been extended to allow people who may have difficulties and pose a risk to themselves or others in traffic to get a badge, provided they meet eligibility criteria. People who think they might be eligible…

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Mental Health Services Redesign ‘Next Steps’ Events: Uists and Barra

Published on 06 Apr 2017

People with an interest in mental health and mental health services are being asked to come along and help us redesign mental health services in the Uists and Barra. NHS Western Isles has been working with its partners to look…

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Good turnout at tick and Lyme disease events

Published on 06 Apr 2017

Pictured is Mr. Graham Charlesworth, Vet, presenting at the event held on Thursday 30th March Approximately 80 people attended two events organised by NHS Western Isles, on March 30th and 31st, where discussions centred on the burden of ticks and…

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