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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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  • Scotland’s first needle exchange vending machines aim to lower drug deaths

    Posted: 27th July 2021

    Last week a group of schoolchildren donned their high-vis waistcoats for a visit to our Sunnyside housing development site – where the abandoned iconic Sunnyside Royal Hospital buildings still stand. The Primary 6 children, who were visiting from the nearby Rosemount Primary School were guided around the site by Sunnyside…

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  • Our Covid-19 survey: the results

    Posted: 22nd July 2021

    Last week a group of schoolchildren donned their high-vis waistcoats for a visit to our Sunnyside housing development site – where the abandoned iconic Sunnyside Royal Hospital buildings still stand. The Primary 6 children, who were visiting from the nearby Rosemount Primary School were guided around the site by Sunnyside…

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  • Are you struggling with isolation or poor mental health?

    Posted: 21st July 2021

    Last week a group of schoolchildren donned their high-vis waistcoats for a visit to our Sunnyside housing development site – where the abandoned iconic Sunnyside Royal Hospital buildings still stand. The Primary 6 children, who were visiting from the nearby Rosemount Primary School were guided around the site by Sunnyside…

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