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Digital device scheme reduces social isolation among vulnerable people in Tayside

Vulnerable people experiencing social isolation in Tayside are getting connected to loved ones, community groups and vital services thanks to a nationwide digital initiative. Connecting Scotland is a Scottish Government scheme, managed by the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations, which aims to get every citizen in the country online. Set up in response to the pandemic, the programme has enabled local charity Hillcrest Futures to hand out iPads and MiFi…
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    Posted: 19th October 2021

    A talk about Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder from a survivor of The Clutha Vaults helicopter crash kicked off the launch of Hillcrest’s mental health first aiders, who will be available to support staff across the whole organisation. Survivor Michael Byrne, who went on to found his company Lived Experience Trauma Support…

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    Posted: 5th October 2021

    A talk about Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder from a survivor of The Clutha Vaults helicopter crash kicked off the launch of Hillcrest’s mental health first aiders, who will be available to support staff across the whole organisation. Survivor Michael Byrne, who went on to found his company Lived Experience Trauma Support…

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    Posted: 17th September 2021

    A talk about Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder from a survivor of The Clutha Vaults helicopter crash kicked off the launch of Hillcrest’s mental health first aiders, who will be available to support staff across the whole organisation. Survivor Michael Byrne, who went on to found his company Lived Experience Trauma Support…

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