Alzheimer Scotland provides a wide range of specialist services for people with dementia and their carers. We offer personalised support services, community activities, information and advice, at every stage of the dementia journey.
Anticipatory Care Planning is about individual people thinking ahead and understanding their health. It’s about knowing how to use services better and it helps people make choices about their future care.
Care and Repair in South Lanarkshire is an independent charity which provides information, advice and practical assistance to help older or disabled home owners and tenants of private landlords repair, maintain, improve or adapt their home.
Our Community Outreach programme will act as a Centre of Excellence, guiding the young, vulnerable, under privileged and less able towards specifically unique healthy activities and creating meaningful activities for other age groups.
“The Haven is a place of emotional and spiritual calm; a healing sanctuary for the body, mind and soul. The Haven, its staff and volunteers all contribute to make it these things and more. They are listeners, guides, helpers and friends”
If you or someone you know has been diagnosed with cancer, we can help. Find out what to expect, get information, practical advice and support, hear from experts and read about other people’s experiences.
Smoking can reduce your lifespan by ten years. Think about what you could do with all that time. Smoking 20 cigarettes a day at £10 per packet can cost you £3,640 a year. Think about what you could do with that money. You could spend more time with your family and friends, maybe take up a new hobby or go on the holiday you always wanted.
Self-directed support is a way that people can take control of their support arrangements. If you are a disabled person (or authorised to act on behalf of a disabled person), Take Control can help you to set up and manage your self-directed support arrangements.
We are the national intermediary and network for voluntary health organisations in Scotland. Our mission is to promote greater recognition of the voluntary health sector and support it to be a valued and influential partner in health and care.
WHEB was established as a Community based CU in January 1995 and has enjoyed considerable growth ever since proving that our economic, social and financial services are of benefit to our members and our community.
Tax Help for Older People is a service from the charity Tax Volunteers providing free, independent and expert help and advice for older people on lower incomes who cannot afford to pay for professional tax advice.
We support one another to be involved in planning, development, monitoring and evaluation of mental health services. If you use or have used mental health services or are a Carer of someone who has or is using services, you can join Lanarkshire Links. Membership is free.